Peter Stier has been appointed Vice President of Sales for International
Launch Services (ILS), leading the global sales activities for the
company with overall responsibility for Customer interaction and
satisfaction. ILS, a leader in launch services for over 22 years,
markets Proton Breeze M, Proton Medium, and Angara 1.2 launch services
to satellite operators worldwide.

“I’ve been fortunate to work alongside
Peter for many years in the launch business. He is a proven leader with
a solid record of accomplishment in establishing and building
partnerships across the industry. Peter is a highly trusted and valued
member of our team; I’m certain he will serve ILS and our Customers very
well,” said Kirk Pysher, President of ILS. Stier joined ILS in 2016 as
Senior Director of Sales, leading the sales and business development
activities of Proton and Angara launch services for Customers in the
Americas region.

A veteran of the space industry for over 20 years, he
has significant expertise in coordinating and executing business
development strategies for commercial launch and telecommunications
services and technology businesses. Prior to joining ILS, Stier held
increasingly responsible business development and sales positions with
L-3 Communications Electron Technologies, Sea Launch S.A and Boeing
Launch Services.