our dynamic powerhouse

We’re a multidisciplinary team of talented product developers. We work closely with our clients and expertly manage every step of the product development process. 

Our respected and ethical approach underpins years of successful client partnerships and outcomes.

Fred Blochlinger

Founder and Managing Director

Fred Blochlinger

Founder and Managing Director
Fred is the founder of outerspace. His years of experience in strategy and product development consulting make him a pragmatic big picture design thinker. His clarity and vision drives research, design, engineering and unites the outerspace team.

Andrew Moore

Operations Manager

Andrew Moore

Operations Manager

Andrew has many years of experience in engineering, manufacturing and business management. He coordinates design, engineering and IoT development at outerspace. His knowledge of technologies and production are matched with strong team management skills.

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David Menzies

Business Development and Commercialisation

David Menzies

Business Development and Commercialisation
David has worked in corporate strategy, finance, marketing and has extensive product commercialisation experience. He has managed the completion of early-stage research, product development and launching products across multiple sectors.

Robert Thorpe

VP USA Operations and Marketing Director

Robert Thorpe

VP USA Operations and Marketing Director
Robert is an experienced, strategic, professional design and operations leader. He has a strong reputation for building relationships and the teams needed to create, engineer and launch products successfully on a global scale.

Paul Taylor

Creative Director

Paul Taylor

Creative Director
Paul is a creative leader. He’s an experienced design strategist and design thinker. He’s passionate about human centred design and closing the gap between people, planet and products, while enabling technological progress in product development. Paul is driven to create products and services that connect emotionally and enrich lives.

Scott Foster

Electronics Design Manager

Scott Foster

Electronics Design Manager

Scott is an electronics engineer with expertise in medical device design, consumer product design, mining and rail. He specialises in electronic hardware design with a strong emphasis on hardware design. He’s experienced in working in highly regulated environments.

Brody Payne

Mechanical Design Manager

Brody Payne

Mechanical Design Manager
Brody is a mechanical engineer with experience in medical device design and development in Germany and Australia. He has an extensive knowledge of detailed mechanical design. He has designed diagnostic devices, including robotically controlled and electronic healthcare products.

Fay Gibson

Mechanical Design Engineer

Fay Gibson

Mechanical Design Engineer
Fay is a biomedical engineer and mechanical engineer. She’s been a medtech startup co-founder and CTO. She loves problem solving, pitching, raising capital, building something from scratch and interacting with end-users. She enjoys working in medical device development.

Belinda Stening

Design Strategy and marketing

Belinda Stening

Design Strategy and marketing
Belinda is an industrial designer with an MFA-Sculpture and many years of design consulting experience. She’s an entrepreneur and creative thinker who has established businesses across the manufacturing sector. Belinda founded Curve, the industrial design magazine and has over twenty years experience in publishing and editorial management.

Anirban Bose

Senior Firmware Engineer

Anirban Bose

Senior Firmware Engineer

Bose is an embedded software engineer with a Masters in Computer Application. He has experience in embedded software and firmware development working with firms like Nokia and Intel. He’s detail focused and output driven. He has a passion for working in IoT, robotics and AI.

Hayley English

Industrial Designer

Hayley English

Industrial Designer
Hayley is a creative problem solver. She enjoys implementing research and user led insights in the product development process. Hayley is interested in product design that drives positive, sustainable change and finds creative solutions in response to complex problems.

Sergei Plishka

Senior Project Manager

Sergei Plishka

Senior Project Manager
Sergei is an industrial designer who loves project management. He enjoys collaborating with clients, designers and suppliers to achieve a positive outcome. He has a passion for sustainable design and eco-friendly packaging design.

Christian Tucker

Product Design Manager

Christian Tucker

Product Design Manager
Christian is an industrial designer specialising in the design and engineering of mechanical products. He’s an all-rounder who enjoys working with front-end strategy through to back-end engineering. He enjoys taking a product from concept to production.

Justin Thompson

Senior Creative Designer

Justin Thompson

Senior Creative Designer
Justin is an industrial designer and experienced creative with highly developed technical skills and problem solving talent. With years of experience as a design manager, he’s worked in leadership roles in advanced automotive production design programs in China, the US and Australia.

Enzo Kocak

Industrial Designer

Enzo Kocak

Industrial Designer
Enzo is an industrial designer who specialises in CGI visualisation, surface modelling, rapid prototyping. He’s a problem solver, working across all stages of product development. He enjoys working with VR design tools, digital sculpting and adding new tech to our workflow.

Paula Paroissien

Finance and Administration

Paula Paroissien

Finance and Administration
Paula specialises in data and people management. She has highly developed skills in financial analysis, office processes and business administration. She contributes strong organisational and planning expertise to the team.

Ross Perry

Mechanical Design Engineer

Ross Perry

Mechanical Design Engineer
Ross is a mechanical engineer with experience in medical instrument design and industrial engineering. He has a hands-on approach and solid understanding of manufacturing processes. He specialises in mechanism design, structural analysis and design for manufacturing and assembly.

Julian Banfield

Systems Engineer

Julian Banfield

Systems Engineer
Julian is a program manager and systems engineer. He has many years of experience in medical device development, defence and transportation product development. He’s a creative thinker. He enjoys managing product development teams, building relationships with clients and co-workers and creating successful products.

Hayk Yaghobian

Systems Engineer

Hayk Yaghobian

Systems Engineer
Hayk is a systems engineer with electronic medical equipment design experience. He enjoys conceptualising ideas into feasible solutions and working in multidisciplinary engineering environments. He’s inspired by developing products that positively impact people’s lives.

Hayden Zylberberg

Mechanical Design Engineer

Hayden Zylberberg

Mechanical Design Engineer
Hayden is a mechanical engineer. He designs medium to large scale products involving complex system integration and interaction. He loves the fast pace and variety of product development consulting. A strong communicator and collaborator, he enjoys facing engineering challenges head on to create optimal outcomes.

Dvir Maltzman

Project Manager

Dvir Maltzman

Project Manager
Dvir is an industrial designer with specialist skills in consumer electronics and lifestyle accessory design. He loves working with clients and the cross-pollination of ideas and technologies. He’s interested in new and future technologies that can help solve global crises.

Barry Magnier

Senior Design Engineer

Barry Magnier

Senior Design Engineer
Barry has years of experience in product development. He manages the complete product development journey, guiding clients to make the best decisions during the development process. He’s passionate about sustainable design and the circular economy. With expertise in value engineering, he understands how to drive down production costs and achieve successful outcomes.

Paul Carboon

Business Development

Paul Carboon

Business Development
Paul has years of commercialisation experience in the technology sector. He enjoys building and developing strong relationships with key industry stakeholders. He’s an expert at identifying valuable intellectual property and converting IP into an investable opportunity.

Ernesto Hueso

Senior Project Manager and Designer

Ernesto Hueso

Senior Project Manager and Designer
Ernesto is a senior project manager and designer. He has over twenty years experience in product development across many sectors including consumer and medical product design. He thrives on creating simple and elegant solutions to complex design problems.

Harry Holden

Industrial Designer

Harry Holden

Industrial Designer
Harry is an industrial designer and CAD designer. He has a diverse background in robotics, prosthesis design and fine art. He enjoys technical challenges and complex visual surface modelling. He’s passionate about design that improves quality of life.

Tim Ellis

Senior Electronics Engineer

Tim Ellis

Senior Electronics Engineer
Tim is a senior electronics engineer with over fifteen years experience in consumer, automotive and industrial product development. He’s passionate about applying new electronic technologies to create market leading products for clients.

Federico Roldan

Senior Product Designer

Federico Roldan

Senior Product Designer
Federico is an industrial designer with a passion for conceptual design, mechanical design and design for manufacturing. He has a keen interest in new manufacturing technologies, parametric modelling, virtual and augmented reality and the use of artificial intelligence technology in product design.

Sebastian Damm

Product Design Engineer

Sebastian Damm

Product Design Engineer
Sebastian has experience in the detailed design of products and manufacturing implementation and enjoys solving complex product design problems. He is passionate about using manufacturing techniques that use renewable, recycled or sustainable materials and processes.

John Babu

Firmware Engineer

John Babu

Firmware Engineer
John is a firmware engineer with a Masters of Engineering - Electronics. He’s experienced in embedded firmware development and is passionate about AI, sensor fusion algorithms, IoT and system programming. He applies analytical skills to find creative solutions to complex problems in product development.

James Lenehan

Senior Electronics Engineer

James Lenehan

Senior Electronics Engineer
James is an expert in electronic systems architecture and hardware design for scientific and sportstech devices. A designer with a Masters in electrical engineering, he enjoys working with emerging technologies, embedded systems and developing IoT devices in fast moving product development environments.

Peter Westley

Project Manager

Peter Westley

Project Manager
Peter has years of experience in product development and digital systems engineering. He specialises in embedded systems integration and electronics architecture. He enjoys tackling the complex and challenging aspects of product development and working with design and engineering teams.

James Jian

Firmware Engineer

James Jian

Firmware Engineer
James is an electronics hardware and firmware developer. He enjoys exploring innovative technologies for products and creating firmware and hardware developed for applications across a broad range of industry sectors.