Director of Astronaut and Orbital Sales
Blue Origin, LLC
At Blue Origin, Ariane Cornell is the Director of Astronaut and Orbital Sales. Ariane was formerly based in Vienna, Austria as the Executive Director of the Space Generation Advisory Council in Support of the United Nations Programme on Space Applications (SGAC). She headed SGAC’s delegations to international conferences and the United Nations, as well as ran the organization’s operations, business development, strategy, and policy output. Ariane supports the international aerospace community in other capacities and organizations. She currently is on the board of the Society of Satellite Professionals International (SSPI) and has served on the board of Women in Aerospace – Europe. Previously, Ariane worked in international management consulting, first with Accenture based in San Francisco as an analyst and then with Booz Allen Hamilton in Washington, DC as a senior consultant. Ariane earned an MBA from Harvard University and a Bachelor of Science degree with honors from Stanford University.