Tristan Crawford – CEO and Founder, Aeralis

Tristan has a wealth of experience in the UK, French and US aerospace industries having worked for Airbus, QinetiQ and Alcan Global Aerospace & Transportation. He has held leading roles in aerospace engineering, product development, marketing, technical sales and government relations. Tristan has an MA from Cambridge University, an MSc from Cranfield College of AeronauticsRead More

Yoav Zeif – Chief Executive Officer, Stratasys

Yoav Zeif brings broad, global experience in industry transformation to Stratasys, having served in senior leadership roles for both public and private multi-billion-dollar corporations, leading worldwide operations across industries and professional domains. Zeif was President of the Americas Division, Head of Product Offering and Chief Commercial Officer at Netafim, the world’s largest micro-irrigation company, fromRead More

Allan Stanton – Founder & Managing Partner

Allan Stanton enjoys the enviable reputation of being known as ultra-high-net-worth individuals’ trusted professional for aircraft acquisitions and listings, leveraging his extensive global network, in-depth expertise and understanding to acquire the right aircraft for their needs. To date, he has in excess of $3 billion worth of successful transactions under his belt, and countless trustedRead More

Kathy J. Warden Chairman, CEO & President – Northrop Grumman Corporation

Kathy Warden is chairman, chief executive officer and president of Northrop Grumman Corporation. She was elected chairman of the Northrop Grumman Board of Directors in 2019, and has served as CEO and president since January 1, 2019. She was elected to the company’s Board of Directors in 2018. Prior to becoming CEO and president, WardenRead More

Peter Dilnot – Chief Executive Officer, GKN Aerospace

Joined Melrose Industries Plc as Chief Operating Officer in 2018 and became Interim Chief Executive Officer of GKN Aerospace in October 2020. Peter is Chief Operating Officer of Melrose Industries plc.  He has an engineering and aviation background and before joining Melrose, Peter was the Chief Executive Officer of international recycling company Renewi plc (formerlyRead More

Peter Beck – CEO, CTO, Founder – Rocket Lab

Peter founded Rocket Lab in 2006 with the goal of opening access to space. Under Peter’s leadership, Rocket Lab has become the leading end-to-end space company delivering advanced rockets, satellites and spacecraft. Peter led the development of the Electron rocket, an industry-defining launch vehicle that unlocked frequent, reliable and cost-effective access to orbit for smallRead More

Stéphane Israël – Chief Executive Officer, Arianespace

Stéphane Israël is the Chief Executive Officer of Arianespace, the world’s leading launch services company. He also is Executive Vice President of ArianeGroup, in charge of Civil Launcher Programs – which gives him industrial responsibility for the Ariane 5 and Ariane 6 programs. In addition, he is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Starsem, theRead More

Gary Burnison – Chief Executive Officer, Korn Ferry

Gary Burnison is the CEO of Korn Ferry. Under his leadership, Korn Ferry has been transformed to a global organizational consulting firm with more than 7,500 colleagues. Today Korn Ferry works with clients to design their organizational structures, roles and responsibilities. The firm helps organizations hire the right people and advise them on how toRead More

Olivier ANDRIÈS – CEO and Director, Safran

Olivier Andriès joined the Treasury department at the French Ministry of Finance in 1990, where he oversaw major state-owned aerospace and defense companies. In 1993, he joined the cabinet of the Minister of the Economy and Finance, Edmond Alphandéry, as advisor on industrial affairs. In 1995 he moved to the Lagardère group as Deputy DirectorRead More

Jim Bridenstine, NASA Administrator

Jim Bridenstine was nominated by President Donald Trump and confirmed by the US Senate as the 13th Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. As administrator, he has led NASA in advancing American aeronautic, science, and space exploration objectives since April 23, 2018. Under Bridenstine’s leadership, NASA launched its new human lunar exploration mission,Read More