Christophe BONNAL

Space Debris Expert, CNES

Christophe Bonnal started his career in Aerospatiale (now Ariane Group) in 1983 before joining the French Space Agency in 1992. A true rocketman, Christophe has been working on all the European launchers, following the complete development of Ariane 5 and preparing all the future European access to space. In parallel, Christophe is in charge of the Space Debris topic since 1986 ; French delegate to IADC, he chairs the IAA Space Debris Committee as well as the IAF one. IAA full member, 3AF fellow, AAE corresponding member, AIAA member, EUCASS founding member and General Secretary