Katalyst space technologies

revolutionizing satellite operations

we promise we aren't building a Death Star, but if we were, wouldn't you want to know about it


we value creativity, thinking big and questioning everything to enable us to solve big problems in revolutionary ways.


we employ cutting edge engineering processes to provide more reliable products that offer higher value for less.


we cultivate a team that is passionate about the future of space exploration and excited to be a part of creating it.

our technology enables

Reduced Cycle Time Mission Flexibility advanced operations

We leverage several breakthrough innovations developed in-house related to next-generation satellite operations to provide significant value to operators. This enabling technology provides the fundamental infrastructure that tomorrow's entrepreneurs will use to build the global space economy on.    

Product Margins
months to profitability
reduction in technology cycle time

If this sounds exciting, we would love to hear from you.

Do you think space is great? Happen to be job-hunting?

Come join our team!

All civilizations become either spacefaring or extinct.  -Carl Sagan

Meet the team

Ghonhee Lee

Driven by passion for space exploration and climbing mountains, Ghonhee strives for the challenging path.

Ghonhee honed his leadership directing space research and development organizations ranging from 10 to 50 engineers and guiding teams on crevassed glaciers while summiting Cascade volcanoes.

Past multi-domain experience includes positions in Systems Engineering, Guidance, Navigation, & Control, and Integration & Test within the Space & Defense sector.

Nicholas Liapis

With a masters in Dynamics & Controls and a thesis in optimized astrodynamics in irregular environments, Nicholas brings highly relevant technical expertise.

Nicholas has been a lead engineer for a space startup, a systems engineer for Boeing Space & Defense, and led several satellite and mission design efforts ranging from 5 to 10 engineers.

Kaleb Beebout

Stemming from his belief in lifelong learning, Kaleb has built an enthusiasm for hardware-based development.

Kaleb leveraged his technical innovation, creativity and understanding of big picture business concepts in a hardware R&D role at a composites startup where he is a co-inventor on four patents from his work.