Ugo Celestino works as Policy Officer in the EU Satellite Navigation Programs (EGNOS & Galileo) for the European Commission. He is in charge of downstream applications development and international relationships with EU neighboring countries.
Celestino holds a degree in economics and an MBA from INSEAD.
Since 2007 he has been following the Euromed GNSS programs as well as other initiatives to leverage the EGNOS & Galileo technologies in supporting other EU policies (e.g. regional cooperation, industrial policy, transport integration).