Hampton Chan

Hampton Chan • Vice President, Mission Engineering • MAXAR

Mr. Chan is Vice President of Mission Engineering at Maxar Technologies. He is based in California, United States and has been in the satellite industry for 30+ years with the last 26 years at Maxar. In his current role, he is responsible for Maxar’s Software Defined Satellites. Throughout his tenure at Maxar, Mr. Chan has served in a number of roles including Vice President of Advanced Systems and Mission Systems, Vice President of Payload Systems and Subcontract Engineering, Chief Architect, and Lead Payload Engineer. Mr. Chan has led team in the development and delivery of more than 30 communications satellite since the mid 1990’s and has a deep understanding of communications satellite technologies, customer needs, and market dynamics. Mr. Chan holds a MSEE degree from Stanford University and a BSEE degree from the University of Hawaii.