Dr. Mencattelli is managing Director of Technology and Operations at Helicoid Industries. He has several years of experience in managing composite innovation and international R&D projects. Leading expert in biomimicry applied to composite materials. Strong scientific knowledge in composite materials, with an excellent track record of scientific publications, patents and research awards. PhD from Imperial College London, Aeronautics and Marie-Curie Fellow.
Helicoid Industries develops and licenses patent-protected Helicoid composite technology - a bioinspired fiber-architecture enabling high-impact protection, extended durability and high damage tolerance while reducing weight and costs. The technology is material agnostic and delivers performance and weight improvements to a wide range of applications including sporting goods, aero/space structures, automotive, wind rotor blades and defense.