Dave Sanders is an Associate Fellow at Rolls-Royce specialising in the development of complex electronic hardware. He has 25 years’ experience working in the electronics industry, with 22 of those developing the safety critical microprocessors that form the heart of the Rolls-Royce control systems for both aerospace and non-aerospace applications.
Dave is a member of the European DO254 Users Group since 2012 and has contributed to various regulation working groups including co-authoring AMC 20-152A. He became a Fellow of the IET in 2018 and was awarded the Rolls-Royce Controls Gold Innovation Award in 2015 in recognition of the successful development of the sixth-generation safety critical microprocessor, which has already accumulated over 20 million fault free flying hours.
In his spare time, Dave is a keen runner and currently men's captain for Lichfield running club.