Category: Board Members

Nicolas Peter

Nicolas Peter is since April 2017 Head of International Relations at the Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt (DLR), the German Aerospace Centre. Before that he was Head…

Annamaria Nassisi

Annamaria Nassisi, Master degree in Physics and Geophysics at the University “La Sapienza” in Rome (Italy) in 1985, with a long work experience in Space Sector. Annamaria also…

Christiane Lechtenboerger

Christiane Lechtenboerger studied Geography and obtained her PhD in Remote Sensing. Since 2013 she is senior policy officer at the DLR German Aerospace Centre, policy unit of the…

Christina Giannopapa

Christina Giannopapa is a senior advisor in the Department for Relations with Member States in the Cabinet of the Director General of the European Space Agency (ESA) in…

Paola Belingheri

Paola Belingheri grew up in an international environment. She has obtained a Masters degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of Bologna and a Scholarship from the university…

Fiorella Coliolo

Fiorella Coliolo is an astrophysicist by training with strong experience in communication and public relations. She joined ESA Communication Department as Young Graduate Trainee in 2003, and created…

Diana Pueyo

Diana Pueyo is our Director for Regional Development since 2013. In this role, she supports the creation and operations of local groups all over Europe. She launched the…

Barbara Imhof

Barbara Imhof is a space architect, researcher and radio-journalist. She is also the co-founder and co-manager of LIQUIFER Systems Group (LSG). LSG comprises experts from the fields of…

Marc Heppener

Marc Heppener studied physical chemistry at the University of Amsterdam and obtained his PhD in 1986 on time-resolved molecular dissociation processes. In 1986 he joined the Space Research…