CEO Andre-Hubert Roussel took the helm of the ArianeGroup, the manufacturer of the Ariane launchers and a pillar in Europe’s space industry, on Jan. 1. He had been the head of operations at Airbus Defense and Space since 2016 and while there—in 2014—he contributed to the creation of the ArianeGroup, the launch of the Ariane 6 and the on-time progress of that program.  But Roussel’s new job will be more challenging than what could have been expected only six ...


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