Terrafugia is pleased to welcome Frank Cappuccio to its Board of Advisors, effective immediately. A former EVP at Lockheed Martin responsible for the Skunk Works and the Joint Strike Fighter programs, Frank brings four decades of diverse experience in management, engineering, and strategic development.
In his role as an advisor to Terrafugia, Frank provides both a uniquely experienced perspective and invaluable insight into the ins and outs of large-scale vehicle development, from prototyping and conceptual design through manufacturing and establishing supply chains.
“Frank Cappuccio’s management experience and enthusiasm for our vision are a huge asset to Terrafugia,” said Terrafugia CEO Carl Dietrich, “I am thrilled to welcome him to the Terrafugia team”.
In addition to serving on Terrafugia’s board of advisors, Frank is a member of the US Air Force Defense Science Board, a fellow at the American Institute of Aeronautics & Astronautics, and a recipient of the President Bush Innovation Award and the Lockheed Martin President’s Lifetime Achievement Award. He holds degrees in mechanical engineering and management from Columbia and Stanford, and currently serves as CEO and President of Cappuccio & Associates LLC.
“I’ve worked on some exciting projects over the years, and I believe that Terrafugia is going to revolutionize personal transportation. I am honored to support the team that is making practical flying cars a reality,” Frank commented.