Meet the Asteroid Prospectors
The Asteroid Mining Corporation is managed by some of the brightest sparks of the Millennial generation, covering a range of disciplines from extraterrestrial economics to spacecraft operations. Meet the UK's first asteroid prospectors:
CEO & Founder
Pioneering extraterrestrial economist, broadcaster and registered political lobbyist for the space mining industry. Member of The Hague International Space Resources Governance Working Group.
BA Hons International Relations and History from Liverpool Hope University.
Subham Kumar Gupta
Chief Technical Officer
3 years’ experience in mechanical space systems: lunar mission SRMSAT-2, asteroid retrieval.
MSc Astronautics and Space Engineering from Cranfield University.
Chief Operations Officer
6 years’ experience R&D in the Roadrail industry; now seeking to make his mark off the planet.
MEng Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering First Class Honours with Distinction from the University of Cambridge.
Head of Astronomy
YORP effect researcher.
MPhys Physics with Astrophysics from the University of Kent.
Head of Astrogeology
Exploration geologist and strategic resource analyst, British Geological Survey.
BSc Geology from James Cook University.
Head of IT
National magazine designer.
BA Hons Graphic Design from the University of Central Lancashire.
Head of Investor Relations
Tech-savvy astronomy nut with 3 years' experience in business operations and development.
MA European Affairs and Project Management from Babes-Bolyai University.
Head of Process Engineering
PhD Researcher on optimisation of multiphase flow and transport in fuel cells using numerical simulations.
MEng Chemical Engineering with Industrial Experience in the pharmaceutical industry