GLOBAL NETWORKING FORUM
Industry Story Telling Session: Made In Space
Commercial Human Spaceflight and going forward to the Moon
Tuesday 22 October 2019, 10:10 – 10:20
Location: The Walter E. Washington Convention Center – Grand Ballroom AB
|Industry Relations Committee (IRC)|
Commercial Spaceflight Federation,
CEO & President,
Made In Space,
Andrew Rush is the Chief Executive Officer and President of Made In Space, Inc. (MIS).
In his current role, Rush oversees strategic direction and operational management for the industry-leading space manufacturing company. Prior to this role, he served as general counsel for MIS.
Since his appointment in 2015, MIS has expanded its operational footprint within the United States with the addition of new office locations and the company’s workforce has increased by more than 50%.
Under Rush’s leadership, the company has advanced its technology roadmap to include capabilities for on-orbit manufacturing and robotic assembly; development of spaceenabled materials; and continued to advance exploration manufacturing. Additionally, his strategic vision has leveraged strong public-private partnerships and matured the company’s portfolio to include government and commercial markets.
Previously, Rush was a partner at PCT Law Group and prior to that he worked at Masten Space Systems. Rush earned a Bachelor of Science degree in physics from the University of North Florida and a Juris Doctor degree from Stetson University.