On-demand, optical observation of space objects that matter

in space, from space

HEO Robotics combines swarm technology with nanosatellites to acquire high quality imagery of satellites, space-debris and resource-rich asteroids.


Left: Ground based sensor image

Right: HEO Robotics sensor image

Distance to satellite: 10 km

Distance to satellite: 36700 km


HEO Robotics is based in Sydney, Australia. ​

William Crowe
CEO & Dynamics Specialist
PhD in Astrodynamics - UNSW, Syndey
Bachelor of Engineering (Aerospace) - UNSW, Sydney
Hiranya Jayakody
CTO & Control Specialist
PhD in Mechatronics - UNSW, Syndey
Bachelor of Engineering (Electronics) - UoP, Sri Lanka
Chris Quirk, CFO of heo robotics, Master of Business Administration, University of Oxford
Chris Quirk
Master of Business Administration - University of Oxford, UK
Master of Engineering - University of Canterbury, NZ
Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical) - University of Canterbury, NZ

Advisory Board

Tim Parsons, Co-founder of X-lab, Co-founder of Delta-V, Futurist
Graziella Caprarelli,​ Director of heo robotics, Hypatia Scientifica, Honorary Associate, University of Technology, Sydney
Tim Parsons
Co-founder: X-lab & Delta-V
Deep-tech Futurist

Andrew Hall,​ Business Development of heo robotics, ex-Commonwealth Bank
Solai Valliappan
Finance, Strategy and Risk

Solai Valliappan, Finance Strategy and Risk of heo robotics, ex-Zurich
Prof. Graziella Caprarelli
Director, Hypatia Scientifica
Honorary Associate, University of Technology, Sydney
Andrew Hall
Business Development
ex-Commonwealth Bank



UNSW logo, University of New South Wales, Sydney
blackbox logo, white font, white foreground, black background
Founder 10x logo

Technology Partners

GST logo,gilmour space technologies, space organization
Audacy logo, space organization

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