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De-Risking a Lofty Enterprise

Payam Banazadeh, Capella Space
In conversation with: Matt Harvey, Stanford University

Payam Banazadeh, the founder and CEO of Capella Space, explains how the disappearance of a Malaysia Airlines flight in 2014 led him to focus on improving satellite infrastructure. He describes the first stage of the company as an exercise in systematically retiring a series of risks.