- Joël Larroque - PhD, Electronics
Joël is born in 1961.
He followed a degree course which led him in 1988 to a PhD in Electronics at Paul Sabatier University (Toulouse, France).
Joël started his career as Researcher at French Space Agency (& Onera/Sup Aero) working Pioneering On Board Processing (1 patent, several International Press Releases).
In July 1988, he joined Alcatel Space in Lab Competence Center of Electronic, where he Managed the Development & Industrialization of several Telecom Payload Equipment.
In 1995, he moved to the Business Line Telecommunication and worked as System Engineering, Supplier Management and Program Management.
In 2005, Joël joined TAS Purchasing Division as Director of Telecom Payload Procurement.
Since 2015, Joël is TAS France Procurement Director, and is in charge of 2 sites, 100 persons and 1B€ of purchased volume.