Antoine de Chassy

Co-founder & CEO, Loft Orbital Solutions Inc.

Antoine de Chassy is a 25-year veteran in the Earth Observation satellite and services industry. Early 2017, with two long time Business partners he founded Loft Orbital Solutions in San Francisco, CA, with the simple yet challenging ambition to make access to Space much simpler for customers. Prior to launching Loft Orbital, he led the Business Development at Spire Global for 2 years, where he crafted an approach for emerging space companies to partner with the traditional industry and create unique value for the end-user/customer. It led to the first two contracts of the company with the US Government. Prior to his “New Space” experiences, Antoine worked for over 15 years at Airbus Geo-Information Services where he held senior and executive positions. Early 2006, as CEO of the North American operations, he led the transformation of the company, turning it into an undisputed leader of Geodata business in North America.