About us

Joseph Kigonya | Technical Director

Joseph is the founder and the Technical Director of Techline Systems. He obtained a First Class Honours degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering before specialising in 3-phase motor controller design. He then spent many years as a respected engineering design consultant with a flare turning around failing projects.

Joseph has worked in all aspects of the electronics industry including the specification, design and implementation of Automated Test Equipment (ATE) in the commercial sector, project management, and the design of satellite power systems within the Aerospace industry.

These days his focus is mainly on Techline’s engineering management, company strategy and new business development.

Mike Collins | Chief Mechanical Engineer

Mike has over 20 year’s experience in mechanical design and industrial engineering. His experience includes the design and manufacture of test jigs, fixtures and he has a unique talent when it comes to the design of special purpose machines for the manufacturing industry.

Mike brings a very broad range of practical experience to the Techline team and his knowledge base covers simple assembly aids to fully integrated machines for high volume production environments. Mike specialises in mechanical requirements capture and subsequent 3D CAD modelling with a focus on providing quick turn-around, high-quality yet affordable solutions.

Alex has a very varied electronics design experience. He started out in the computer industry working with Novell Local Area Network hardware and software applications. After obtaining an Honours degree in Electronic Engineering, Alex moved into research and development within the aerospace industry. With a particular focus on power convertor design, his experience includes the successful design and completion of a DC-DC power convertor for the European Space Agency’s Rossetta mission launched in 2004.

Alex Lopz | Senior Electronics Engineer

Alex is a thoughtful engineer who’s very skilled at finding the most practical and cost effective solution for any design project. He has a thorough knowledge of electronic design principles including industry design standards and worst case analysis.

Alex is fluent in English and Spanish (both written and spoken) which makes him a very valued member of the Techline team since we have clients in the UK and Spain.

Ian Collins | Electronics Engineer

Ian is an experienced electrical and electronics engineer with a good working knowledge of software design and mechanical engineering. Having worked for many years in computer systems manufacturing, he finally specialised in Data Centre infrastructure and power distribution systems design.

As a valued member of the team, Ian now uses his extensive knowledge and expertise to support the implementation phase of various projects including hardware design, software design, and test rack assembly,  build and test.

The Techline team has been painstakingly crafted with technical
excellence and exceptional attention to detail.