Emmanuel Pajot is the Secretary General since July in 2020. He is a remote sensing specialist with over 13 years of experience in field projects and research studies in the Oil & Gas sector. He joined EARSC in 2017 as Senior project manager to lead the eoMALL initiative to helping companies promoting solutions delivered online. He led the PARSEC project to supporting SMEs to develop new services for Environment, Energy and Agri-food markets and is leading the work package on user engagement and institutional liaison of the e-shape project promoting EU capabilities to GEO. From 2003 to 2010, he worked as a consultant in the Oil & Gas company TOTAL in the Exploration and Production in the Geomatic team where he implemented numerous projects to map geological features, identify risk for field operations and monitor assets. From 2011 to 2017 he created an Earth Observation team at SPIE Oil & Gas and performed Business Development to international Oil & gas companies in Europe and US, developing innovative solutions to monitor offshore activities.