Airbus U.S. Space & Defense has recently appointed Chris Tsirlis as the vice president of business development and product innovation in their government solutions business, with a focus on satellite communications and networking systems. Tsirlis made the announcement of his appointment in a LinkedIn post published on Sunday.
Prior to joining Airbus DS Government Solutions, Tsirlis served as a technical product manager at Microsoft, where he also worked as a solutions architect focused on edge platforms for space/5G and hybrid cloud networks. With over three decades of experience in the Marine Corps, Tsirlis brings extensive knowledge and expertise to his new role at Airbus.
As vice president of business development and product innovation, Tsirlis will be working with a team of professionals to drive the development of satellite communications technologies that support customers’ mission-critical workloads. He will also be responsible for driving the growth of Airbus’s government solutions business in the US market.