18 January 2008. The President & CEO of Thales Alenia Space, Pascale Sourisse, received ESPI’s Director today in Paris, after having become member of the institute at the beginning of this year.
With more than 7000 employees working at 11 sites located in France, Itlay, Spain and Belgium, Thales Alenia Space is one of the main players in Europe’s space industry. ESPI is proud that Thales Alenia joined the institute as a member from 1 January 2008.
Thales Alenia Space’s President and CEO Pascale Sourisse with Kai-Uwe Schrogl
At a meeting in Paris, Thales Alenia Space’s President and CEO, Pascale Sourisse, discussed with ESPI’s Director Kai-Uwe Schrogl the expectations of the company in becoming member of the institute. Of particular interest to Thales Alenia Space are efforts to bring space to the attention of the communities and policy areas outside the narrower space community itself and the establishment of a regulatory framework for space activities, which is positive for industrial development.
Thales Alenia Space will be represented in ESPI’s General Assembly by its Senior Vice President for Strategy and Business Development, Joël Chenet.