BiographyMarco Fuchs, attorney, principal shareholder, CEO and, since 2000, a member of the Management Board of OHB, one of the leaders of the European space technology industry involved in all fields of
the space business: from satellites and constellations for navigation, research, communications and Earth observation, to scientific and exploration missions, manned spaceflight, as well as
ARIANE launcher components and space-based technologies for security and reconnaissance. Marco Fuchs (54) studied law in Berlin, Hamburg and New York. From 1992 to 1995 he worked as a
lawyer in New York and Frankfurt am Main, Germany. In 1995 he joined OHB, a company his parents had developed from small beginnings into an international systems provider in the space technology sector. In 2000 he became the CEO of the current-day OHB SE, a European aerospace and technology group with two business units – Space Systems and Aerospace + Industrial Products.
Fuchs is married and has two children.
“Space technology is going to make tremendous progress over the next decades”, says Marco Fuchs, CEO of OHB. “It is about the vision of making space technology useful for humankind and improving
our lives on the earth. ”