Pierre François Delval

Head of the Telecommunication Satellite Advanced Project & Proposals Division
Airbus Defence and Space

Pierre-François is currently Head of the Telecommunication Satellite Advanced Project & Proposals division in Airbus Defence and Space, in charge of proposing, developing and subsequently maintaining new innovative Telecommunication satellite products, as well as proposing best-value systems to our customers. This mandate covers space segment as well as ground segment domains in a complete end-to-end perspective. This mission also embeds R&D governance and management, as well as end-to-end system advanced studies. Pierre-François joined Airbus Defence and Space in 1991, initially as Avionics System Engineer, then as Satellite Engineering Manager and subsequently as Project Manager on several Telecommunications Satellite programs. Pierre-François is also Satellite Chief Engineer for the Telecommunication Directorate.