Head of Region, North America

Pedro J. Schoch

Pedro Schoch

Pedro Schoch graduated as an aerospace engineer from Saint Louis University in 1988 before taking an MBA from ESCP business school in 2000 and a General Management Program (PDG) at the IESE business school in 2011.

He began in GMV as a project engineer before being posted in 1992 to ESOC where he worked on several flight-dynamics and control-center projects. Back in Spain he became head of the control center of the ISO mission in ESAC, holding this post until 1998 when he took over management of the EUTELSAT control center account.

In 2001 he was appointed GMV’s Director of Marketing and Communication in the Space and Defense areas before becoming Director of Marketing and Business Development in the Space area in 2009. Two years later he was appointed Director of New Markets and Institutional Relations. In August 2013 he moved to the USA to take over management of GMV’s subsidiary there.