About Us
Decades of Motor Excellence Ascending into the Skies

Nidec Aerospace emerges as a leading force in the Aerospace industry through a strategic joint venture between Nidec and Embraer, combining unmatched expertise in electric motor technology and aviation. Founded in October 2023 and headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, USA, we are at the cutting-edge of developing Electric Propulsion Systems (EPS) for an expansive range of Aerospace applications.

Our innovative solutions are designed to advanced the aviation sector, spanning eVTOL, eSTOL, eCTOL, and various drones for agricultural, cargo, and specialized uses. Here at Nidec Aerospace, we are dedicated to delivering groundbreaking technologies that meet the dynamic needs of contemporary Aerospace.

Our Vision: To be a key contributor in achieving net-zero carbon emissions in Civil Aviation by 2050

Our Mission:
To supply Electric Propulsion Units for all Aerospace applications

Our Values: Passion, Enthusiasm, Tenacity.



Spanning from strategic visonaries to practical achievers, each member of our diverse crew plays a crucial role in bringing unique assets to the team.

From ideation through design and production, our close knit team collaborate to develop the propulsion of the future clean aircrafts.




Vincent brings more than 15 years of experience in the electric motor industry. He has worked at Emerson Electric for 10 years, in different sales and marketing roles, including as a Sales Leader for the North American market. He transitioned to Nidec in 2017 and focused on Strategic Account Management, CRM system deployment, and then he led the Joint Venture feasibility study with Embraer. He earned a MS in EE from Georgia Tech and a MBA from Carnegie Mellon.


Carlos Ilario joined Nidec Aerospace as the Chief Technology Officer and he leads the engineering and the development of the electric propulsion system. He brings all the expertise and experience from over the 17 years working at Embraer where he had the opportunity to participate in different areas and design stages of several aircraft, including the areas of propulsion systems, external noise, aerodynamics, and physics of flight research. He has a PhD in Mechanical Engineering from the University of São Paulo. In 2009 he worked as a Visiting Researcher at the Rolls-Royce University Technology Centre within the University of Southampton in the UK, and in 2016 he worked as a Senior Visiting Research Associate at Stanford University in the Aero-Astro Department.

Bruno Dipp joined Nidec Aerospace as Chief Financial Officer, bringing more than 20 years of finance experience. He has been at Embraer for 16 years, leading key finance areas including Global Business Services and Controllership. Prior to that, he worked for 6 years as a manager at Santander and Bradesco in corporate banking. Mr. Dipp has a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration.