About us

Thilo Kranz has studied physics at the University of Heidelberg and holds a PhD in the field of astrophysics, which he received working at the Max-Planck-Institute for Astronomy in Heidelberg. Since 2002 he is a project manager for the Ariane launcher programme at DLR's Space Agency. He is also a freelance photographer specialized in space photography.

Denis Regenbrecht studied aerospace engineering at the Universität der Bundeswehr (German Armed Forces University) in Munich. He has been working in the launchers department of DLR's Space Administration since 2009, where he is responsible for the production phase of the Ariane programme. In addition, he monitors and analyses developments in the international launcher market, particularly with regard to their impact on European launch services and the commercial operations of Arianespace. 

As Head of the Crossmedia Section of DLR's Corporate Communications Department, Marco Trovatello is responsible for Communication across all media distribution channels (Web, Print, AV-media), Evolution of Content Management Systems, Corporate Visual Identity, management of DLR's social media activities and implementation of DLR's digital media strategy. Twitter: @marco_t