The company management is a team of committed people who combine experience of entrepreneurial leadership with solid engineering expertise.

Luis Gomes CEO

MSc in satellite technology from the University of Surrey and a Bachelor of Science in Applied Physics from the University of Lisbon.
Born 1971
Employed since: 2019

Luis Gomes has 25 years of experience in the space industry, and specializes in the small satellite field. He most recently comes from the British SSTL where he was last CTO and Executive Director with responsibility for defining and implementing both technical and commercial strategies.

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Warrants 2020/2023:B: 96 000

Mats Thideman CFO and Deputy CEO

MSc, Industrial Economics, Linköping Institute of Technology.
Born 1963
Employed since: 2014

Mats Thideman is responsible for finance, IT and staff. Mats has a long experience as CFO from growing industrial companies, as well as public and venture capital owners, such as Åkerströms, Image Systems (publ.), TracTechnology (publ.) And most recently Cortus Energy AB (publ.).

Shares: 82 000
Warrants TO 2015/2020: 1 430
Warrants 2020/2023:A: 64 000

Andrew Strain CTO

MEng in Electrical and Electronic Engineering with Business Studies from the University of Strathclyde.
Born 1981
Employed since: 2006

In his role as Development Manager at Clyde Space, Andrew has over a decade of experience in developing and delivering small satellites. In his new role as CTO, Andrew contributes with a wide range of relevant skills such as systems engineering knowledge, product development, manufacturing, project management, quality and business development.

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Warrants 2020/2023:B: 64 000

Peter Anderson CCO

BEng Mechanical Engineering University of Glasgow and PgDip Computer Aided Engineering and Analysis University of West of Scotland.
Born 1982
Employed since: 2015

Peter is responsible for the commercial strategy and development of the business through marketing, sales, product development and customer service activities to drive business growth and market share. Peter has been with the company for 6 years and brings over 15 years' experience across a variety of engineering and management roles.

Shares: 360
Warrants 2020/2023:B: 64 000

Stefania Mandirola COO

MSc Mechanical Engineering, Politecnico di Milano

Stef brings 15 years' experience of strategic and operational leadership in the aerospace sector, with a track record of building high performing cross-cultural teams to turn around underperforming operations and drive long term growth.

Dr. Andrew Carrel President Data & Services

President Data & Services

BA, MSci Natural Sciences, University of Cambridge; MSc Astronautics & Space Engineering, Cranfield University; PhD Electronic Engineering, University of Surrey Space Centre

Andrew is responsible for delivering new solutions for the company's users of data and services from space. He has worked in the space industry for over 20 years, previously CTO at Rezatec providing geospatial analytics using satellite data, and prior to that managing mission programmes at SSTL. Andrew has a technical background in GNC and Artificial Intelligence.

Dr. Dino Lorenzini CSO

B.Sci, USAF Academy; S.M, Astronautical Engineering, MIT; SC.D, Astronautical Enginering, MIT; MBA, Auburn University

Dino, a retired US Air Force Colonel, brings a wealth of space program know-how and industry experience spanning over six decades. He tested the Apollo Lunal Module navigation system, early GPS development, DARPA Space-Based Laser, and the Strategic Defense Initiative. An entrepreneurial at heart, Dino founded the Eyetel IoT system, Ellipso Mobile Satellite System, Aprize Satellite and SpaceQuest (now AAC SpaceQuest), where he served as CEO for the past 25 years. 

Kulwinder Bhumbra HR Director, MCIPD

M.Sc., Human Resource Management, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow Scotland
Employed since: 2021 

Kulwinder has more 10 years experience working with both private and not-for profit-sectors with a broad portfolio of HR generalist experience.  She brings her experience of partnering with business leaders at strategic, operational and tactical levels to improve people processes, drive excellence and focus on values.  She is responsible for working with the Executive Management Team to develop our People Strategy to support our long-term business plan. 

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Mats Thideman CFO and Deputy CEO
+46 70-556 09 73 [email protected]


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