About Metis Aerospace Ltd

METIS Aerospace Ltd was formed in 2011 by the two company directors – Tony Burnell and Jem Waring. Both ex Royal Airforce, the company started out by providing technical support services to military organisations and their suppliers.


Tony Burnell
Chief Executive
Tony is one of the founding partners of Metis Aerospace Ltd and is responsible for strategic direction and decision making.
Lee Carter
Software Engineer
Lee joins us in the role of Software Engineer and will be working with the team to develop the software for our signals intelligence system – HYPERION.
Alex Cruickshanks
RF Engineer
Alex is responsible for the design, development and integration of RF (radio frequency) elements of the HYPERION Sensor. This includes, providing technical expertise in RF technology, defining processes and procedures for RF engineering tasks, designing, developing and testing systems, from concept through to release to customer, and working with the software team to develop, build and test prototypes.
James Brown
Software Developer
James is part of the Software Development team and specialises in visualisation, web and game programming, complementing the HYPERION team using languages such as Java, C# and C++.