Dr. Julien Cantegreil
Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Julien Cantegreil, PhD, is an entrepreneur with a passion for technology applied to solving massive challenges.
In a time of celebration of the 50th birthday of the Apollo 11 mission, he has founded SpaceAble to contribute to space exploration by improving the resiliency of LEO infrastructures.
He has accumulated a wealth of experience at a global level with projects spanning from Fintech at Strike Derivatives in NYC to Policy at the Cabinet of the Minister of Economics in France, Litigation at the Supreme Court Judges Network at Collège de France, and Corporate affairs as the Associate General Counsel of the multibillion dollar company Kering during the group’s entire successful restructuration.
Fulbright Scholar to the US and Young Leader of the French American Foundation, Julien has dedicated time and leadership to numerous pro bono activities in the areas of ideas, youth, innovation and Europe. Currently, he is President of AsterIdea, a Paris-based not-for-profit dedicated to increase space awareness. Julien teaches Space and Entrepreneurship at Sciences Po in Paris.
An alumnus of the Yale Law School and the École normale supérieure (Paris, Economics), he is an accomplished philosopher (agrégé) with an award-winning PhD in Law from the Sorbonne.