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BUILDING THE "ROAD TO SPACE"

Historically, every century brings a new mode of transportation, from ships to trains, automobiles and planes. We're now at the dawn of the age of spaceships.

In the midst of the fourth industrial revolution, companies worldwide are converging to pioneer this historic leap in space exploration. The opportunities in low Earth orbit for space infrastructure (satellites, passengers, and cargo) are the next monumental stride for humanity.

This is the team building the "road to space."

HSTAR LEADERSHIP TEAM

ENZO BLEZE

CO-FOUNDER / CEO

Enzo Bleze is the visionary Co-Founder and catalyst CEO of HStar Space Transport. Originally from France, Enzo came to the United States with a vision to shape the future of the space industry. His path in the industry was initially obstructed by nationality-based regulations, undeterred, he founded HStar and banded industry influential tycoons together.

Enzo is an energetic, charismatic, and innovative leader, steering a world-class team that addresses together the most significant challenges within the industry. 

His strategic acumen consistently drives his organization to seek innovative ways to enhance efficiency, elevate quality, and achieve superior overall performance.
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NICK ORENSTEIN

CO-FOUNDER / COO

Crew equipment, human factors, space operations, and crew operations engineering at SpaceX for 6+ years. Designed, built, tested, and flew hardware on the first four Crew Dragon missions. Trained astronauts and served as mission controller. Engineering degrees from Harvard (mechanical BS) and USC (astronautical MS).
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ADARSH RAJGURU

VP VEHICLE ENGINEERING

At JPL, Adarsh developed deployable and latching mechanisms for radio interferometers on two earth science satellites. He also developed mechanical systems for the next Mars lander that will be retrieving Mars Samples collected by the Perseverance rover. His PhD in Astronautical Engineering at USC enables him to focus on innovative approaches to make in-orbit assembly more robust and resilient.
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JUHA NIEMINEN

VP SIMULATION & TEST

Juha founded the Vacuum Test Lab at Hyperloop One, as well as the Liquid Propulsion Lab at USC with Adarsh. His endeavors include simulation work on the DoE's electromagnetic pump for nuclear reactors, Hyperloop power electronics, and reusable launch vehicles. Juha holds Master's degrees in electrical engineering from Helsinki University of Technology and astronautical engineering from USC.
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LUKE FRYDENGER

CMO

Luke evolved publishing company, PopSugar, to the largest online video destination for women as its Founding Executive Producer. He has produced and directed trailblazing campaigns for Fortune 500 Companies like Estée Lauder, Porsche, and Starbucks. As a serial entrepreneur, Luke has built, marketed, and exited his own startups while consulting for other fast-growing companies in a range of industries, from Finance to Beauty and beyond.

HSTAR BOARD OF DIRECTORS

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ERIK FLEMING

CEO, Yazaki Innovations
Establisher of SpaceX Falcon 9 supply chain
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KEN PETERMAN

CEO, Comtech Telecommunications
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JIM KEYES

Former CEO, 7-11
Global executive, aerospace expert, entrepreneur
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STEALTH

Former launch operations leader, SpaceX

HSTAR ADVISORY TEAM

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ABHI TRIPATHI

Mission Operations Director, 
Berkeley Space Sciences Lab
Former Director of Reliability and Dragon Mission, SpaceX  
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SAGI KFIR

Space law expert,
Former Senior Managing Counsel, Blue Origin
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BOBBY ALLEY

Former SpaceX, designing and building parts, tools, and manufacturing systems for Falcon, BFR, and Starship vehicles
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TUVIA BARAK

Venture Partner, Lux Capital Entrepreneur
Business Advisor
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JONATHON CONRAD

Inventor and Space Advisor
Advised Reagan space program
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DELPHINE REMY-BOUTANG

Investor,
Founder, Digital Women's Day 
International speaker on women in business and tech
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LUC HARDY

Explorer
Business Advisor
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ALAN SMITHSON

Tech Innovator,
International Speaker
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LUKE SCHWARTZ

Large infrastructure construction manager
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SIAN PROCTOR

HStar Space Ambassador
Inspiration4 Astronaut, SpaceX
Vice President, Education, STAR HARBOR
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