Josef Aschbacher

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Director General
ESA European Space Agency

He is a geophysicist by education and joined ESA in 1990. In his career, he held various positions in different locations. He also worked for the European Union. In 2016, he became ESA Director of Earth Observation, and in 2021, he took office as ESA Director General.

Josef Aschbacher on the Schedule 2023