A pioneering team. A bold vision.

Decades of experience in aerospace and technology have taught us that true innovation requires fresh eyes, open minds, and arms locked in collective determination. Our leadership team balances fresh ideas of what is possible with deep domain expertise to realize Capella’s vision for a world illuminated and empowered by Earth observation.

Payam Banazadeh

Founder and CEO

Joerg Herrmann

Senior Vice President, Special Projects

Dayna Anderson

Vice President of Business Operations

Christian Lenz

Vice President, Engineering

Dan Brophy

Vice President, US Government Services

Mack Koepke

Vice President of Global Sales

Scott Soenen

Vice President, Product Engineering

Dan Connors

General Counsel

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We’re seeking to make the world a better place. We’re having fun. Be a part of it.