SSC Appoints Nick Priborsky and Nathalie Fortier New Presidents of Satellite Management Services and Engineering Services

SOLNA, Sweden (SSC PR) — Swedish Space Corporation has appointed two new Presidents of divisions to be part of the company’s executive committee. Nick Priborsky, currently the President of Engineering Services, will take over as new President of Satellite Management Services, SaMS.

Meanwhile, long-time SSC colleague Nathalie Fortier replaces Nick as the President of Engineering Services, leaving her current role as the Head of Business Development. Both will start their new positions from July 1st.

“It’s with much pleasure that I’m welcoming Nathalie and Nick to their new roles in SSC, although their faces are very much familiar to most of us at SSC from their many years within the company. Over their years with SSC, both Nick and Nathalie have gathered extensive knowledge and understanding of this company which will be of great value in their new roles,” says Stefan Gardefjord, CEO of SSC.

Nick Priborsky has a long background as a space systems engineer. He has 22 years’ experience within SSC, of which 7 years as a member of SSC’s executive committee as the President of Engineering Services.

“I’m excited to begin a new chapter within SSC. I intend to leverage my background in systems engineering and previous years as a leader in the organization to help SaMS continue its rapid development and refine its offer to the market,” says Nick Priborsky, new President of Satellite Management Services at SSC.

Nathalie Fortier has a long background in space engineering. She has 20 years’ experience within SSC where she’s held several different roles, including Head of Finance & Business Control and Head of Business Development for Engineering Services.

“Through my many years at SSC, I have gathered great knowledge of the business and daily operations. I’m looking forward to take on this new role and continue developing the business in this very dynamic space market, closely together with all our fantastic colleagues,” says Nathalie Fortier, new President of Engineering Services at SSC.

About SSC

Swedish Space Corporation, SSC, helps space organizations, companies, other commercial actors and research institutes to get access to space. SSC’s products and services enable successful space projects within earth observation, telecommunications, security, meteorology, navigation and positioning, scientific research and other applications. Through our more than 600 committed employees, we offer specialist expertise in satellite communications, spacecraft operations, rocket and balloon systems, launch services and flight test services. Through our local presence on all continents, we help our customers with specific solutions in space systems, subsystems, instruments, technology and other related services. Via its data analytics subsidiary GlobalTrust, SSC uses the power of satellites to empower organizations, governments and companies worldwide to act sustainably for a better world. Space data is used to develop and deliver sustainability strategies by embedding ethical practices into the future of decision making.