Mark Matossian (Credit: ICEYE)
HELSINKI, February 13, 2020 (ICEYE PR) – ICEYE, the global leader in small satellite synthetic-aperture radar (SAR) technology, today announced the hire of Dr. Mark Matossian, an aerospace industry expert, as CEO of ICEYE US, Inc. Dr. Matossian most recently served for more than a decade in program management at Google, including carrying the responsibility of manufacturing and launch of the Terra Bella Earth imaging constellation. The hire marks a significant expansion in the US activities of ICEYE, including plans to extend satellite manufacturing to the US.
“Mark’s leadership is instrumental as we fully expand into the American market. His experience will be invaluable as we grow together in this exciting new chapter for ICEYE,” said Rafal Modrzewski, CEO and co-founder, ICEYE. “While we already work with customers around the globe, Mark’s expertise will help us focus on the value we create for our customers in the US, building higher quality and faster technology capabilities to meet their needs.”
Initially, Dr. Matossian will be working with ICEYE’s current partners in the US, including R2 Space, Ursa Space, RS Metrics, and others, to fully utilize ICEYE’s growing satellite constellation with three satellites operating in orbit and additional ...