Maana Electric • Founder & CEO

Joost van Oorschot is a serial entrepreneur with an educational background in Economics and Space Studies. He has build several startups with 6 years of entrepreneurial experience as well as working at a VC in the space sector. Joost currently runs Maana Electric as its CEO and Founder. Maana Electric is a New Space startup located in Luxembourg and the Netherlands specifically focussed on utilising In-Situ Resource Utilisation technologies for the production of solar panels from regolith for Space applications and from Sand for Terrestrial applications. The company currently has 20 employees and is expected to have >50 by the end of 2020.


International Astronautical Congress 2019

21-25 October 2019

Washington, United States