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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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.).

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Craig Clark CSO

Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Glasgow and a Master's degree in Satellite Engineering from the University of Surrey
Born 1973
Employed since: 2005 (Clyde space)

In his role as founder of Clyde Space and CSO, Craig provides entrepreneurship and a strategic vision for the Group's growth. Having founded Clyde Space 2005, Craig has established the company as a global leader in CubeSats, introducing cutting-edge new technologies and products that have stimulated the growth of the small satellite market, thus achieving an unprecedented number of ongoing and planned missions. With a combined experience of over 23 years at the forefront of the small satellite market, Craig, along with his management colleagues, will work to maximize business growth potential in the rapidly growing small satellite market.

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Andrew Strain CTO

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

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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Iraklis Hatziathanasiou VP Business Development

MSc, Electronic Systems and Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering and Electronics, The Robert Gordon University Aberdeen, Scotland
Born 1971
Employed since: 2017

Iraklis Hatziathanasiou is responsible for sales and business development in the European market. He has more than 15 years of experience in operational and technical leadership and has successfully driven sustainable revenue development in the market for small satellites. Iraklis is also an independent expert member of most of the European Commission departments.

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IR Contact

Mats Thideman CFO and Deputy CEO
+46 70-556 09 73


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