Director of Space Market, Air Liquide
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 and European Earth Observation missions). Bertrand is 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 Sustainable 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, general management and P&L, business and projects development) in remote and multicultural environments.