Sr. Director of Strategic Accounts, Planet
Tom Evans is the Sr. Director of Strategic Accounts at Planet. He and his team focus on providing a new and impactful data set to the financial, insurance and technology sectors. Previous to Planet, Tom has 20+ years experience providing consulting, analytic and IT solutions from companies such as VMware, HP and CA Technologies. Tom currently lives in San Diego, CA with his wife and 12 year old daughter.
Planet was founded in 2010 by a team of ex-NASA scientists that were driven by a mission to image the entire Earth every day, and make global change visible, accessible, and actionable. Planet has launched over 150 satellites (Doves) of which 110 remain in orbit. Recently, Planet acquired Terra Bella satellite assets from Google, which will enhance Planet’s imagery offerings.