Emilio recalled his job interview in Phil Blundell’s office in August 1989, where he was handed a beer within the first 5 minutes, and then told he had the job.

He earned his job not just because of his honours degree in Chem Eng from Sydney University, but due to his working style – best described as precise – which was immediately apparent.

Thirty years later, attention to detail and rigour remains his mantra.