Hugo André Costa

Member of the Board

Hugo André Costa, born and raised in the north of Portugal, has a background in physics by Minho University. His love for space took him to Strasbourg to study a Master in Space Studies at the International Space University and later an MBA at the Frankfurt School of Finance and Management. He worked at the FCT Space Office as Portuguese representative at ESA, in the space industry both in Space and Ground Segment in Spain and Germany. Before accepting this new challenge, he worked at EUMETSAT in the Copernicus Programme Office. Now serves on the Executive Board of the Portuguese Space Agency. Now back in Portugal he hopes to surf more often and, when possible to participate in sprint triathlons.


Ricardo Conde


Eduardo Ferreira


Ana Sousa

Executive Assistant

Carolina Rêgo Costa

Legal Officer

Carolina Sá

Earth Observation Officer

Claudio Melo

Science Officer

Hermínia Saraiva

Communications Officer

Inês d’Ávila

Space Transportation & Space Safety Officer

Joan Alabart

Industrial Relations & Projects Officer

Luís Serina

Industrial Policy & Technology Officer

Manuel Wilhelm

Space Transportation & Exploration Officer

Marta Gonçalves

Science & Education Officer

Mónica Reis

Internal Operations Manager

Paulo Braga Quental

Space Transportation Officer

Sofia Souto

Junior Earth Observation Projects Officer

Tiago Peres

Satellite Communication & Navigation Officer