Sascha is the CEO of bluShift Aerospace. Deri is a recognized expert and entrepreneur in the alternative and renewable energy sector. Prior to founding bluShift, he founded and is CEO of altE, a successful national renewable energy product distribution and light manufacturing company. Sascha is responsible for setting the company’s market and product development strategy, identifying opportunities, raising funds for development, connecting with advisors and consultants, and operations management.
Sascha’s 19 years of experience in starting, growing, leading, planning and operating a lean and profitable, $17M/year organization within a tight margin sector of the industry enables him to do the same with downward sizing cost challenges of running a team to develop a small launch vehicle.
Sascha earned a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Southern Maine and a Bachelor of Arts in Physics, Earlham College.