New corporate member Thales Alenia Space
Thales Alenia Space is a key European player in space telecommunications, navigation, Earth observation, exploration and orbital infrastructures. The company offers a complete range of solutions from high-performance components to turnkey systems with its unrivaled expertise in dual use (civil/military) missions, constellations, flexible payloads, altimetry, meteorology and high-resolution optical and radar instruments.
Thales Alenia Space, is a joint venture between Thales (67%) and Finmeccanica (33%), with consolidated sales exceeding 2 billion euros in 2014, and has 7,500 employees in 8 countries.
Thales Alenia Space is a strong supporter of diversity within its employee community (education, gender, nationality, experience). Our commitment is to attract and promote the best talents for the success of the company in the next 10 years, by developing a strong network with international schools and universities. Recent statistics show that women with talent in Engineering Schools are growing and our objective in the coming years is to increase their number and their leadership role within our company.
It is within the scope of recruiting and promoting the best space talents that the company has chosen to support a Women In Aerospace (WIA). Thales Alenia Space shares the passion for innovation and cutting-edge technologies and is engaged today, in anticipating and preparing our employees for tomorrow’s opportunities and challenges.