Team

Alessandro Gambale, co-founder and CEO of BuildWind SRL
Alessandro Gambale holds a Master's Degree in Aerospace Engineering from “La Sapienza” University, Rome (Italy). From 2005 to 2010 he worked for the “Von Karman Institute for Fluid Dynamics” (Belgium). In 2010 he joined UMONS University (Belgium) to study advanced combustion techniques within a research program of the International Energy Agency. He left UMONS in 2014. Since then, he has been involved in several startup projects and co-founded BuildWind in 2018.
Gabriele Mosca, co-founder and CTO of BuildWind SRL
Gabriele Mosca is a space engineer. He holds a Master’s degree in Space Engineering and a Master for graduate students in Space Transportation System from La Sapienza University (Italy), and a Ph.D. in Engineering Sciences and Technology from UMONS University (Belgium). He gained relevant professional experience in propulsion, combustion and fluid dynamics. His skills include the advanced use of 3D software, coding and process optimization.
Pedro Obando Vega, Senior CFD Engineer
Pedro Obando holds a Master’s degree in Energy Engineering from Politecnico di Milano (Italy) and a Ph.D. in Engineering and Technology from Université Libre de Bruxelles (Belgium). He specializes in the modeling of complex turbulent flows, combustion phenomena and particle dispersion. His expertise encompasses the development, implementation and validation of customized CFD solutions.
Sampath Kumar Raghunathan Srikumar, CFD Engineer
Sampath Kumar holds a Master's degree from Delft University of Technology, Delft (Netherlands) as an Aerospace Engineer, obtained in October 2019. Specifically he specialized in aerodynamics during his Master's and gained academic experience in Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) through projects involving turbulence modelling, multiphase flows. He worked as a research assistant in the wind energy department of TU Delft from June 2020 to April 2021 before joining BuildWind as a CFD Engineer in June 2021.
Amaury Vangottom, Engineer
Amaury Vangottom holds a Master's degree in aeronautical engineering from the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB). The topic of his master’s thesis is the reduced order modelling for reacting flows using machine learning.

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