Since graduating from Ryerson University and starting his engineering career in the Toronto area, Curtis has had the opportunity to work and live in 4 different countries. His journey has taken him to Italy, USA, Germany and finally France. His experience has included working on the development of the Boeing 787, Airbus A380, and Airbus A350 close to his Ryerson background. Early on in this journey though, Curtis realized a childhood dream to work with the Ferrari Formula 1 race team during ’99 and ’00 season.
Since setting roots in France in 2006 and joining Airbus in 2011.
Curtis has been at the forefront of a variety of the companies forward thinking technology developments and digital transformation projects, covering topics such as Factory of the Future, AR-augmented reality, 3D printing, IoT, model based methods and advanced robotics automation to name a few. Curtis’ new role since July 2017 covers transforming, integrating and digitizing with emergent modeling techniques our engineering process environment across the diverse and rich engineering landscape of Airbus Defense and Space.