Fatema is an engaged, curious and driven entrepreneur with experience spanning over 18 years in successfully building startup businesses to further developing large organizations. Her experience spans across the Aerospace, Financial Services, Life Science, Travel and Retail domains. She has run successful companies in North America through to Europe and Asia Pacific and brings a truly global perspective to technology and innovation. She was identified as a “Mobile Women to Watch” in 2014 by Mobile Marketer. Currently, she is the Co-Founder and President of Kraus Aerospace. Kraus Aerospace is transforming the fixed-wing Unmanned Aerial Systems (Drones) space by providing SaaS/OPEX based models for UAV services and UAV based data/intelligence. Along with being identified as a top 20 defense technology solution provider in 2018 by CIOReview magazine, it is also building High Altitude Pseudo-Satellites with non-stop airborne operations. Kraus Aerospace mission is to 'Save Lives' by shrinking the gap between data to decision and providing actionable intelligence using AI.
Modern life hinges on satellite connectivity. President of Kraus Aerospace Fatema Hamdani explains how the science of perpetual flight is unfolding, and how to defend satellites and drones from enemy fire.