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 before migrating to general digital and analogue design within the Aerospace industry.

Joseph has since spent many years working in all aspects of the electronics industry including the specification, design and implementation of Automated Test Equipment (ATE) and aerospace design consultancy specialising in satellite power system design.

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

Alex Lopez

Senior Electronics Engineer

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

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

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.