Jean- Pierre Patureau joined Euroconsult in 2012 as an Affiliate Consultant and he regularly contributes to space industry surveys and space technology assessments for ESA and for industrial clients. He's been collaborating with the firm since the late 90's when he was a Managing Consultant for the Defence and Space sectors in the Bertin Technologies Group. He graduated with a Doctor’s degree from the Mechanical Engineering Department at MIT.
Jean-Pierre Patureau started his career in the French nuclear industry with R&D work related to the safety of pressurized water reactors and went on to spend most of his professional career in the Bertin Group.
Throughout his career in the Bertin Group, and now as an independent consultant, Mr. Patureau has led, and/or contributed to numerous industry/technology studies in the Space sector, looking at space products, markets, technologies, procurement issues, capabilities and means, synergies with nonspace activities, R&D practices, economical performance/competitiveness. In this context, he has performed more than 500 detailed interviews of Space economic actors in Europe and worldwide and has gained a thorough and up-to-date understanding of industry and technology issues across the full spectrum of space applications.