Neumann Space announced today the appointment of Mr Herve Astier as Chief Operating Officer. Herve comes to Neumann Space with 20 years of experience in technology companies worldwide, in project management, product development, business development and marketing roles. He spent the last few years working with early stage start-ups helping them go through their commercialisation path. Herve is also an active member of the South Australian Entrepreneurship community acting as a mentor with various organisations including the University of Adelaide and the Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering. Herve is also a member of the National Committee Aerospace, Defence and Aviation with the French Australian Chamber of Commerce.

Herve holds a Master of Science in Industrial Engineering, an MBA (international Business), he is a certified Project Manager Professional (PMP) and a graduate from the Australian Institute of Company Director.

Herve will be responsible for leading the next phase of product development as the company is looking forward to significant changes this year as it positions itself for future missions and growth.