Managing Director – Euroconsult US – Washington
Susan Irwin is Managing Director of Euroconsult USA, based in Washington DC. She joined Euroconsult in 2010 and established its US subsidiary. For more than 35 years, she has been analyzing industry trends and providing strategic consulting services to satellite service providers, manufacturers, broadcasters, government agencies and investors.
Susan started her satellite communications career as a telecommunications policy analyst for the National Telecommunications Administration where she facilitated some of the early commercial and public service satellite activities in the US and emerging regions. She was the creator and conference chair of the New York based SATCON from its inception in 2001, until 2016 when it was acquired by the NAB.
She is a co-founder and Director Emeritus of the Space and Satellite Professionals International, Director Emeritus of the Arthur C. Clarke Foundation, served on the Board of Governors of the PTC, and currently serves on the Board of Directors of the American Astronautical Society. In 2013, Ms. Irwin was inducted into the SSPI Satellite Hall of Fame. She holds a Master of Arts degree from San Francisco State University.