Experienced computer scientist and mechanical engineer with a dynamic background in research and development. Proficient in the fields of computational engineering, computer science, and robotics, with a track record spanning two decades. Specialized in creating advanced large-deformation finite element formulations and codes, optimizing procedures, developing distributed algorithms, and designing deep learning architectures. Proven success as a grantsman and accomplished team leader. Outside of work, I am fuelled by my passion for ultra-trail running and triathlon.