Gil Valdes, Analytical Space, Inc.

As Analytical Space’s Director for Government Space Systems, Mr. Valdes is responsible for developing the company’s business opportunities with U.S. government customers and communicating the company’s vision in support of U.S. and allied government mission objectives. Mr. Valdes previously worked on the Government Mission Management team at SpaceX, where he enabled the successful mission integration of U.S. Air Force, NASA, and other government satellites with SpaceX’s Falcon 9 and Falcon Heavy launch vehicles. Mr. Valdes holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Operations Research from the United States Air Force Academy and a Master of Business Administration degree from Harvard Business School.