After almost 20 years working with two majors players from the aerospace market, Giao-Minh joins Open Cosmos as the Head of Supply Chain. He manages and oversees overall supply chain operations, including purchasing and inventory of materials as well as the selection of vendors. With his team, he sets the Supply Chain strategy, manages implementation, and coordinates and resolves issues regarding existing and new vendors. He also interacts with internal customers to ensure that all requirements are being met.
After completing a Masters degree in Mechanical Engineering, Giao-Minh started his career in Safran Group with Operations & Supply Chain management positions and spent the last 10 years within Airbus Group entities covering different part of the space value chain from space subsystem equipment to Telecom Satellite RF equipment and launcher activities where he handled Operations, Program & Sales & Marketing management positions. He also supports the development of NewSpace activities by participating as an Ariane Group Expert to coach candidates during the 2018 Act In Space event.