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IGNITING PASSION.

Gilmour team photo taken Feb 2021 with visiting Australian Space Agency head, Enrico Palermo.

TEAM HEADS

ADAM GILMOUR

Co-Founder &

Chief Executive Officer

20-year bank MD turned space entrepreneur who believes that New Space will benefit greatly from having more affordable & dedicated access to space.

James Gilmour - Co-Founder, Gilmour Space

JAMES GILMOUR

Co-Founder &

Head of Launch Operations

15 years in business development driving Gilmour's engagement with government, academia and industry. Now heading launch site operations. Active member & advisor at the SIAA, NSSA & QSF.

NICK LINDSAY

Chief of Staff

12+ years experience in aerospace engineering including testing, spacecraft development and production. MBA, licensed commercial pilot, flight instructor & UAS operator.

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DAVID DOYLE

Program Manager

15+ years as a Defence Program Manager in the private & public sectors, and an Air Force Test Pilot. Experienced with hypersonic/orbital launch vehicles, satellite communications and sensors.  

Head of Mechanical Engineering

MYLES FROST

20 years designing structural, mechanical and other systems for hypersonic vehicles in Australia; flown in 14 suborbital vehicles.

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DR MATHEW BRICALLI

Head of Propulsion

10+ years of experience in hybrid and liquid orbital rocket propulsion and hypersonic development for commercial and tactical space applications.

STEFANO CAPOROSSI

Head of Avionics & Software

18 years designing avionics systems and leading on-board embedded software development for European launcher studies and flight programs.

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DR MICHAEL WILSON

Head of GNC, Avionics & Software

30+ years developing capabilities for the defence, aerospace and commercial sectors for global prime organisations.

BRETT AITCHESON

Head of Manufacturing

15 yrs in engineering, commercial aviation, manufacturing design and development

PETER KINNE

Head of Sales

25+ years in sales and management, most recently as the Australia head of a spatial industry MNC. On a number of boards & committees relating to  the space industry.

MICHELLE GILMOUR

Head of Marketing & Communications

20+ years in HNW investments marketing, research and communications in the banking and media industries before becoming a director at Gilmour Space.

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WALTER FERRARO

Financial Controller

15+ years as a CPA and mentor, holding leadership positions at Australian universities in procurement, finance and accounting.

BOARD MEMBERS & ADVISORS 

Rick Baker is Co-founder of venture capital firm Blackbird Ventures, which led Gilmour Space's Series A round and co-invested in their Series B.

BOARD MEMBER

RICK BAKER

BOARD MEMBER

Martin Duursma is Partner at Main Sequence Ventures (CSIRO Innovation Fund), which led Gilmour Space's Series B funding.

MARTIN DUURSMA

Professor Dava Newson was former Deputy Administrator of NASA, and the current Apollo Professor of Astronautics & Engineering Systems at MIT 

ADVISOR

PROF DAVA NEWMAN

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David Goodrich is Executive Director of Silver Spirit Partners, and has deep experience in advising defence, government, public and private sectors.

ADVISOR

DAVID GOODRICH

Jackie Taranto is the Economic Commissioner of the Greater Sydney Commission, with 30+ years in technology, advanced manufacturing, investments & more.

ADVISOR

JACKIE TARANTO

 

OUR PARTNERS

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