He began his career at Matra Defense, in charge of promoting
and developing infrared and electromagnetic countermeasures systems during four
years. He then switched to space related activities at Matra Marconi Space for
six years, at the satellite propulsion group (Serge has a Master degree in high
temperature combustion processes) and system group.
At Matra Marconi Space, he occupied various technical and
managerial positions in expertise and development for various space propulsion
technologies and programs, and as propulsion project manager on different
spacecraft programs such as Eurostar 2000/Telecom 2, Spot2, developing in
parallel skills in spacecraft systems and AOCS.
At Arianespace, Serge Chartoire joined the Technical Support
group, and rapidly became both head of the group and the Senior Expert for the
Sales, Marketing and Customer Directorate.
He was then appointed to the Sales Director, Specific Orbits
position early 2009, in charge of the whole market not related to the
geostationary telecommunication activities
Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Serge.