We’re a dynamic and highly experienced entrepreneurial management team with specialist knowledge across rocket propulsion engineering, mission design, simulation and analysis, launch vehicle manufacturing and space service commercialisation.

Together, with our own team of 16 engineers and industry partners, we are transforming access to research and testing services in microgravity and making space sustainable.

Rob Adlard

CEO

Rob has a background in developing new concepts for the launch industry, working as an engineer for an orbital launch vehicle developer, and working with government in economic policy areas. He is responsible for systematising the engineering and commercialising the development at Gravitilab.

James Kilpatrick

Chairman

James is an experienced venture capitalist and investor with more than 20 years’ experience of founding, financing, building and selling high growth businesses in the UK. He works with a variety of privately owned companies, advising on growth strategy and corporate infrastructure.

Denise Markham Wroe

Marketing Director

Denise has over 25 years' experience creatively marketing major clients across a variety of industries, including aviation, automotive and technology companies. With a strategic approach to business and marketing she helps to raise awareness of our brand and develop customer engagement.

Brian Zielinski-Smith

Technical Services Director

Brian has a strong background in developing and defining products and services for the global test and measurement industries. With over 15 years in customer facing roles within technology and engineering industries, and more than 10 years of direct B2B experience across Product Management, Sales and Business Development, Brian has focussed on products, solutions and strategies to deliver demonstrable growth.