Wolfgang Duerr has been appointed as the Head of Marketing and Sales Space Exploration since March 2021, covering the LEO/Suborbital, Moon, and Mars business of Airbus. In addition he is Deputy Head of Institutional Space Business for Marketing & Sales Space Systems. Prior to his current position he was the Head of Key Account Management Space Germany, and from 2015-2018 SVP/Senior Advisor Space for Airbus North America/ Airbus Defense and Space Inc. at its Headquarters in Washington D.C. USA. Before moving to the U.S. he was Vice President Security & Defence Space Germany at Airbus Defence and Space, and Vice President Security & Defence at EADS Astrium. Before joining EADS in 2008, he served more than 20 years in the German Armed Forces/Luftwaffe and retired in the rank of LtCol (General Staff) after a distinguished military career in national and international assignments. Wolfgang Duerr holds a Degree in “Electrical Engineering (Dipl.Ing.)” from the University of the German Armed Forces in Munich, and a Master Degree on “Military Operational Art & Science” from the Air University of the USAF in Montgomery/AL USA. He represented Airbus in the Board of the German American Business Council (GABC) from 2015-2020 and has been Chairman of the Committee for Military Space Applications at the German Aerospace Association (BDLI) since 2018.
Dr. Julien-Alexandre Lamamy is the Managing Director at ispace Europe.
He has over 15 years of professional experience in space engineering working at the MIT Space Systems Laboratory, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Orbital ATK, and ispace Europe. He has contributed to 7 flight projects covering earth observation, astrophysics, and planetary exploration.
Julien holds Masters from Ecole Centrale de Lyon, and a Masters and a Ph.D. in Space Systems Engineering from MIT. He is currently preparing ispace Europe to be a leader in lunar rover technologies, exploration data analytics, and space resource utilization.
Delphine Roma is Vice-President Deep Tech Marketing & Strategy for Air Liquide Global Market & Technologies. An engineer by education, she leads the development and implementation of strategies on advanced markets such as Big Science & Fusion, Space, Aerospace & Defense in Europe, Asia and America.
EURO2MOON SENIOR ADVISORS
Jean Jacques DORDAIN
Currently, Advisor of the Government of Luxembourg on space resources, Member of the "Commission Fédérale pour les Affaires Spatiales" (CH), Board Member of different European Space Start-Ups
From 1986 to 2015, Jean Jacques has been working at the European Space Agency (ESA), successively Head of Department Space Station Utilization and microgravity (1986-92), Associate Director for international relations, Strategy and Planning (1992-98), Director for Strategy and Technical Assessment (1999-2001), Director of Launchers (2001-2003), Director General (2003-2015).
From 1970 to 1986, Jean Jacques was working for Office National des Etudes et Recherches Aérospatiales (ONERA).
EURO2MOON GENERAL SECRETARIES
Since 2019, Bertrand Baratte is the Director of Space Market for Air Liquide (a world leader in gases, technologies and services for industry and health, key industrial partner of the Ariane program for more than 50 years), responsible for defining Space Strategy in collaboration with the different subsidiaries of the Group involved in Space, from on-the-ground support to on-board gas & cryogenics technologies (for Launchers, Satellites and Space Exploration). Before that, Bertrand was Director of the Air Liquide Advanced Technologies Space Business Unit for 4 years.
Graduated in Chemical Engineering at INSA Toulouse & Mc Gill Montreal, and Collège des Ingénieurs MBA, Bertrand has 22 years experience within Air Liquide, through various assignments (operations, P&L, business and projects development) in remote and multicultural environments.
Pierre-Alexis joined the Airbus Group in 2011 after completing a Master’s Degree in Aerospace Engineering and a Master’s Degree in Business. He began as a Strategy Manager in the Innovation Department in France before going on to become R&T Manager in Canada, where he led the creation of the Airbus Innovation Center in the country. Pierre-Alexis then joined the Intelligence Division as a KAM in Canada and as Future Programs Manager in Germany, where he developed business cases and partnerships for the next generation of radar satellites. After an intrapreneurial experience, he joined the Sales & Marketing Department as Director International & New Business for Space Systems and is now responsible for the Asian and North American regions. As part of this shift in focus, he completed an Executive MBA at ESCP Business School in 2019. Before joining Airbus, Pierre-Alexis worked at the International Astronautical Federation (IAF), where he contributed to the organization of a global space conference in China, and at Thales, where he worked as a consultant for the Contract Department.
Since joining Airbus, Pierre-Alexis has lived and worked in several countries outside France, including Canada, Germany and Switzerland, and aims to explore and work in new countries. He is always moving out of his comfort zone and looking to discover and learn from new cultures, people and ideas. Outside of work, he has been spending much time and energy in international professional associations, including the International Astronautical Federation (IAF), the Space Generation Advisory Council (SGAC), the Techstars Starburst Space Accelerator and the network MyJobGlasses, in which he serves as a mentor to business schools students.