About Blue Skies Space

Blue Skies Space has developed a new class of satellites to provide high-quality data to the global scientific community, transferring the benefits of new commercial space sector developments to academic research. Twinkle is the first step in the team’s vision to create new opportunities for transformative scientific research.

Our Team

Blue Skies Space has assembled an experienced team who have previously worked at organisations such as NASA, Airbus, Surrey Satellite Technology, Caltech and UCL, bringing a wealth of expertise in space science, satellite engineering, satellite construction and operations.

Prof. Jonathan Tennyson Chair
Dr. Marcell Tessenyi CEO
Prof. Giovanna Tinetti Chief Scientist
Dr. Martin Faulkes Non-Executive Director
Phillip Windred Chief Operating Officer
Richard Archer Strategic Partnerships
Benjamin Wilcock Development Manager
Ian Stotesbury Lead Systems Engineer
Dr. Billy Edwards Project Scientist
Lawrence Bradley Software Engineer
Yoga Barrathwaj Raman Mohan Business Operations
Sushuang Ma Intern
Prof Giorgio Savini Adviser, Science and Instrumentation
Dr. Dan Brown Adviser

Acknowledgement of EU funding

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 871149.

Blue Skies Space is made up of two entities in Blue Skies Space Ltd. and Blue Skies Space Italia SRL.

Blue Skies Space Ltd is a company registered in England and Wales (Company number: 09348394) with a registered address at 69 Wilson Street, London EC2A 2BB, United Kingdom.