General Manager of Space

Jorge Potti

Jorge Potti graduated as an Aeronautical Engineer from UPM in 1986. He then topped up his studies with a Management Development Program (PDD in Spanish initials) from the IESE Business School. He joined GMV in 1986; since January 2009 he has held the post of General Manager of Space GMV.

Jorge Potti’s career has always been linked to GMV and space since he joined the company back in 1986. Since then he has worked his way up through jobs of increasing responsibility: project engineer (1986-90), project head (1990-97), manager of the control center unit (1997-2001), commercial manager (2002-2008) and general manager of space (2009 to date).

In his current post Jorge Potti runs a team of nearly 500 engineers in 10 countries and drives a project of ongoing company growth and international expansion in the space sector, always in pursuit of technical excellence and leadership in specialist market segments.