Fatih Ozmen, Chief Executive Officer

Fatih Ozmen is the Chief Executive Officer of Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC).

Fatih joined SNC in 1981 with a M.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Nevada, Reno. His broad background in engineering and unique vision helped him to design and develop multiple high-tech landing systems and manage several key programs for SNC. In 1994, Fatih and his wife Eren, became SNC’s sole owners and began their plans for strategic expansion. SNC has successfully acquired 19 companies, making it a full-service systems integrator, operating from 34 locations in 19 U.S. states, England, Germany and Turkey, along with numerous numerous customer support sites throughout the world. Fatih’s leadership, insight and experience allow SNC to develop tomorrow’s technologies today, with products spanning land, air and even space – most notably with the Dream Chaser® spacecraft.

Thanks to Fatih’s creative thinking and progressive approach to business SNC made Fast Comapany magazine’s "World's Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Space" list and was named "Aerospace Company of the Year" in 2014.

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