Swarm Team

Swarm is a team of explorers, researchers, and operators. Swarm's team members work on R&D, and satellite and ground hardware and software in Mountain View, California.

Dr. Sara Spangelo

Co-founder and CEO

Dr. Sara Spangelo worked on small satellites and autonomous aircraft at the University of Michigan and was a lead systems engineer at both NASA’s Jet Propulsion Lab (JPL) and Google X. Her expertise is in modeling and optimizing satellite constellations to maximize impact and business opportunities. Sara holds a PhD in aerospace engineering from the University of Michigan and in 2017 was a Top 32 Canadian astronaut candidate.

Dr. Ben Longmier

Co-founder and CTO

Dr. Ben Longmier was previously the Founder and CEO of Aether Industries (acquired by Apple in 2015). While at Apple, Ben led an Aerospace R&D effort for several company objectives. Prior to working at Apple, Ben was a tenure track Assistant Professor of Aerospace Engineering at the University of Michigan. Ben holds a PhD in Engineering Physics from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and worked as a Postdoctoral Fellow at NASA-JSC.

Advisors

Jonny Dyer

Former Chief Engineer, Skybox

Julius Genachowski

Former Chairman, FCC (2009-2013)

Micki Seibel

Former Head of Sustainable Food, Orange

Andy McCall

EVP, Sales, Samsara

Dan Rose

Former VP, Partnerships, Facebook

Dave Butler

Senior Manager, Security Engineering, Uber

Partners

Investor

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Global Development Partner

Automotive Connectivity Partner

Open Positions

We’re actively looking for teammates that share our passion for shaping global connectivity.

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