Founder and Managing Director at Bellandi Engineering
Francesco was born and raised in Italy. After visiting the Ferrari F1 factory with his father he then realised his passion for engineering. Francesco went on to study at Bournemouth University with a BSc in Design Engineering (First Class), followed by an MSc in Motorsport Engineering and Management from Cranfield University. Before setting up his own business, he spent the last decade working in Formula One as a Design Engineer with companies such as McClaren ( 6 years) and the Scuderia Toro Rosso F1 Team. Francesco is now focusing on Bellandi Engineering, a contracting company for mechanical and composites engineering based in Italy.