Claude Rousseau

Research Director, Northern Sky Research

Mr. Rousseau has more than 25 years of experience in the space and satellite sector and has worked in various functions in business, management, consulting, research, administration and marketing communications throughout his career.

He joined NSR in 2006 where he currently acts as Research Director, responsible for market research and consulting engagements in sectors such as mobility via satellite (aeronautical, maritime, land-mobile, unmanned aerial systems), government and military satcom, energy, satellite manufacturing and launch services and Earth Observation.  He provides regional expertise in Europe, the Middle-East and Africa region.

Mr. Rousseau was previously with the International Space University (ISU), a higher education institution for which he managed Professional Development Programs.  He later co-founded Futuraspace, an international space consulting firm.  Earlier, he worked for the Canadian Space Agency where he held various positions in administration, management and strategy.

He has a B.Sc. with majors in Physics and Astrophysics from the University of Calgary (Canada) and a Master of Space Studies (MSc.) from the International Space University (France). Mr. Rousseau is based in Strasbourg, France