(14 Might 2021 – Mynaric) Mynaric has introduced that Tim Deaver with over 30 years of expertise with governmental area packages has been appointed VP Strategic Options.
Tim will function out of Mynaric’s newly established Washington, D.C. space workplace and shall be chargeable for creating and advertising and marketing buyer options, notably in response to the important wants of the U.S. Division of Protection and different authorities shoppers. Prime amongst these would be the construct out of the House Improvement Company’s (SDA) Transport Layer Tranche 1 constellation of as much as 150 satellites, every of which can function between three to 5 optical terminals. The satellites are scheduled to be procured via an RFP to be issued by SDA in Q3 2021.
“I’m completely delighted to welcome Tim to our workforce. He’s an authority within the business and has a confirmed track-record of efficiently successful enterprise from and offering useful options for numerous elements of the U.S. Authorities. Laser communication is at an inflection level proper now and the U.S. Authorities is taking part in a catalyzing function in transitioning the expertise to industrial-scale deployment. Tim is becoming a member of simply on the proper time to permit us to leverage on that dynamic.” Tina Ghataore, CCO, Mynaric
Tim joins Mynaric from Airbus U.S. House & Protection the place he was Director of Nationwide Safety House Methods chargeable for managing the corporate’s U.S. Authorities space-related advertising and marketing, program seize, program administration and buyer liaison actions since 2018.
Previous to becoming a member of Airbus U.S., Tim labored for SES and SES Authorities Options for over 10 years the place he led enterprise and product improvement actions. At SES Authorities Companies the workforce underneath his management gained a number of high-profile alternatives together with U.S. Air Pressure House and Missile System Middle Pathfinder 1 and three contracts, and commercially hosted analysis and navigation payloads for NASA and the FAA. Tim additionally served as this system supervisor and finally the Program Govt for the U.S. Air Pressure’s Commercially Hosted Infrared Payload (CHIRP). Previous to becoming a member of SES, Tim served 22 years within the U.S. Air Pressure in numerous area operational, intelligence, acquisition, and coverage positions.
Mynaric (Frankfurt Inventory Alternate: M0Y, ISIN: DE000A0JCY11) produces the optical fiber for the skies and, as a pioneer of laser communication, permits extraordinarily quick and safe wi-fi information transmission between plane, drones and satellites.
Globally, the necessity for quick, safe and ubiquitous community connectivity is advancing inexorably. Information networks such because the web at the moment are largely based mostly on infrastructure on the bottom which can’t be expanded arbitrarily for authorized, financial or logistical causes. The long run, subsequently, requires an enlargement of the present community infrastructure into air and area. Mynaric pioneers this progress market with an industrialized strategy to wi-fi laser communication merchandise.