Aravind Ravichandran

Founder, TerraWatch Space

Role: Associate

Sites: CDL-Atlanta, CDL-Paris, CDL-Toronto

Stream: Space

Aravind Ravichandran is the founder of TerraWatch Space, a strategic advisory and communications firm in the space industry, particularly focused on the Earth observation sector. Working as an independent consultant, Aravind has advised several Earth observation companies, space agencies and investors globally and has worked on many strategic assessments. Aravind has served as a mentor to multiple NewSpace startups, helping them from their ideation process to supporting their go-to-market strategies.

He is also the author of the TerraWatch Space newsletter and the TerraWatch Space podcast, both of which aim to demystify Earth observation, satellite data and its applications.

Aravind has a multidisciplinary background with over a decade of cross-functional, cross-domain, international work experience. Aravind holds a bachelors degree in Computer Science, a masters degree in International Business and a masters degree in Space Studies.