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Marco Brancati – Telespazio

Chief Technology and Innovation Officer / Telespazio

Mr. Brancati began his career at Selenia Industrie where he dealt with System Analysis activities for the Electronic Defence Division, prior to moving to the Telespazio Group in 1990.

Since mid-2016 Marco has been the Chief Technology & Innovation Officer for Telespazio Group, in charge of Innovation and Technology Governance; he has been responsible for Information Technology and Sustainability as well since June 2021. From June 2023 he is also in charge of Research and Digital Engineering for the whole Telespazio Group.

His prior experience includes: subsystem project manager for the Italsat F1 and SAX satellite missions, Program Manager for the Operations Engineering and O&M activities relevant to the Iridium and Astrolink programs, Key Account Manager for EC and Eumetsat, and management of the Telespazio Studies Unit within the Studies and Innovative Projects Business Unit. He was also responsible for Telespazio Institutional Programs (Sicral 1B and Athena-FIDUS among the others), and he served as the Head of Marketing & Commercial Planning.

In September 2008 Marco was appointed Vice President of Telespazio Network & Connectivity Business Line, responsible for the development of all TLC and TV programs and products in the company. In February 2011 he was appointed Senior Vice President of Network & Connectivity Business Unit at the Group level. In the same year he completed his Executive Leadership Program at London Imperial College. |