Eric Choi

Eric Choi is the senior business development manager for the space business unit of Magellan Aerospace with responsibility for leading efforts to develop new space project opportunities. Over the course of his career, he has held positions of increasing technical and managerial responsibility in both the aviation and space sectors, the latter encompassing work on the Meteorology (MET) payload on the Phoenix Mars Lander, the Mobile Servicing System robotics on the International Space Station, the RADARSAT-1 Earth-observation satellite and the MOPITT (Measurements of Pollution on the Troposphere) instrument on the Terra satellite.

He holds a bachelor’s degree in engineering science and a master’s degree in aerospace engineering from the University of Toronto and an MBA from York University, and he is an alumnus of the International Space University. In addition to his aerospace career, he is also a multiple award-winning writer and editor.