Satlantis Appoints Aitor Moriñigo Muñoz as First CEO of U.S. Subsidiary, Satlantis LLC (Satlantis)

Satlantis Appoints Aitor Moriñigo Muñoz as First CEO of U.S. Subsidiary, Satlantis LLC

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Aitor Moriñigo Muñoz

Satlantis, a leading technology company specializing in high-resolution Earth observation payloads for microsatellites, is pleased to announce the appointment of Aitor Moriñigo Muñoz as the first Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of their American subsidiary, Satlantis LLC, a UF startup and resident client at UF Innovate | Accelerate. Morinigo Munoz brings industry experience and expertise to this pivotal role.

History at Satlantis: Moriñigo Muñoz has been an integral member of the Satlantis team, serving in various capacities including mechanical engineer, aerospace project manager, international business manager, and executive vice president before being appointed CEO. His strategic vision and leadership have significantly contributed to the company’s growth and success. Based in Gainesville, FL, and Bilbao, Spain, Moriñigo Muñoz has advanced Satlantis’ mission of revolutionizing Earth observation technology and expanding into the American market.

“We appointed our U.S. CEO based on a combination of factors. Aitor’s extensive experience in the space technology industry positions him to lead our company efficiently and effectively. Secondly, his unwavering drive for innovation aligns perfectly with our vision for growth, exploration, and adaptation,” said Juan Tomas Hernani, CEO of Satlantis.

“His unique ability to bridge engineering expertise with business acumen made him the ideal choice for the position of CEO. I can personally attest to Aitor’s exceptional leadership qualities, having worked closely with him in the past, and all of us at Satlantis believe he will steer our U.S. branch toward continued success.”

Before joining Satlantis, Moriñigo Muñoz worked as a mechanical engineer at SENER, a Spanish-based aerospace company. During his tenure at SENER, he gained valuable insights into aerospace engineering, honing his technical skills and understanding of complex systems.

Moriñigo Muñoz’s passion for innovation and cutting-edge technology has driven Satlantis’ research and development efforts. His journey from a mechanical engineer to the helm of Satlantis LLC exemplifies dedication, adaptability, and a relentless pursuit of excellence.

“I am incredibly excited for this opportunity,” said Moriñigo Muñoz. “Many industries have been benefiting from new satellite technology. Our main focus, the oil and gas industry, when taking advantage of our accurate systems and cost-effective approach, can then become more efficient and greener, allowing for a more sustainable future.”

Satlantis LLC is committed to advancing Earth observation capabilities through its high-resolution payloads. With Moriñigo Muñoz at the helm, the company is positioned to achieve new milestones and deliver innovative solutions to address the most pressing global challenges.

Satlantis: Pioneering High-Resolution Earth Observation

Satlantis LLC, headquartered in Gainesville, Florida, specializes in developing high-resolution Earth observation payloads for microsatellites. The company’s commitment to precision and innovation drives its mission to provide actionable insights for agriculture, environmental monitoring, and disaster response.

Disclaimer: This press release is for informational purposes only and does not constitute an offer or solicitation for investment.

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