Experienced industry executive Dawn Harms nominated as an Independent Director to the Kleos Board strengthening Kleos’ global team
FRANKFURT (Kleos Space PR) — Kleos Space S.A (ASX:KSS, Frankfurt:KS1, Kleos or Company), a space-powered Radio Frequency Reconnaissance Data-as-a-Service (DaaS) and Mission-as-a-Service (MaaS) company, announces that its Board of Directors is nominating highly experienced space industry executive Dawn Harms as an Independent Non-Executive Director for consideration at its upcoming AGM.
Dawn has extensive space experience at an operational, management and board level, and is currently the Chief Revenue Officer at NASDAQ-listed Momentus Inc (MNTS). Her previous roles include Vice President of Global Sales and Marketing at Boeing Satellite Systems International, Vice President Sales and Marketing at International Launch Services (ILS), and Principal at the space systems consulting firm Space Architectures LLC. Dawn spent a vast proportion of her career as Vice President Marketing and Sales at Space Systems Loral (now Maxar) – a role she held for 22 years.
Commenting on the nomination, Kleos Space Chair Pete Round said, “Dawn will be an exceptional addition to Kleos’ Board, bringing extensive sales and marketing experience across the space and defense sectors. Her expertise, knowledge and network will support Kleos as we grow our sales revenues.”
Dawn said, “I’ve been following Kleos for quite some time, and have been impressed by what the Company has been able to achieve so far. Kleos’ radio frequency data is becoming increasingly sought after within the intelligence and defense community, and as Kleos builds its constellation and the amount of data it delivers, its product will become increasingly valuable to both government and commercial customers.”
Dawn is currently a Board Director at satellite spectrum company ManSat Ltd and an Advisory Board member at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, College of Engineering.
About Kleos Space
Kleos is a space-enabled radio frequency Reconnaissance data-as-a-service company with operations in Luxembourg, the US and UK. Kleos locates radio transmissions in key areas of interest around the globe, efficiently uncovering data points to expose human activity on land and sea. Using clusters of four satellites, proprietary radio frequency data (RF Data) is collected, transmitted to the ground, processed, and delivered to customers worldwide. Customers, including analytics and intelligence entities, will license data on a subscription basis (Data-as-a-Service aka DaaS), for government and commercial use cases – aiding better and faster decision making. Kleos’ first satellite cluster, the Scouting Mission (KSM), successfully launched in November 2020 and is performing as a test and technology demonstration whilst collecting data. The company’s second satellite cluster, the Vigilance Mission, successfully launched in June 2021 and its Patrol Mission launched in April 2022. Kleos’ fourth cluster, the Observer Mission, is targeted for a mid-2022 launch. These satellite clusters form the foundation of a global high-capacity constellation of up to 20 satellite clusters, which will deliver high value global observation. For more information visit: www.kleos.space