Grant is an avid aviation enthusiast and has over 25 years of combined experience within manned aviation and UAV sectors and has flown extensively in South Africa, New Zealand & Canada.
He holds both a fixed wing pilot's license and Transport Canada Advanced Drone Operator's Certificate with Flight Reviewer Rating.
His professional background stems from the Maritime industry and is a retired Captain and Offshore Installation Manager, having served over 30 years at sea within numerous sectors, including Offshore Deep Water Drilling, Container, AHTS, DSV, Offshore Construction and Pipe-lay.
As Captain on offshore drilling rigs he was directly responsible for the well-being of
150+ persons, the environment and infrastructure valued at over US$1 billion.
Needless to say, safety was heavily ingrained in all aspects of his career and he
continues to practice and promote this same safety culture within his training and UAV flights.