CLS group

Le groupe CLS

Operating satellite systems and providing high value-added products and services

CLS is a subsidiary of CNES, IFREMER and the investment company ARDIAN. It has been operating satellite systems and providing high value-added products and services since 1986.

  • 30 years growth
  • 90,5 millions of euros turnover
  • 500 staff worldwide

Each day, CLS provides operational services for environmental monitoring, sustainable management of marine resources, and maritime security.

The company also provides services for telematics.

Through its range of products and services, CLS provides direct operational assistance to stakeholders in both the public and private sectors.

CLS operates over 80 instruments carried by 40 satellites and provides its expertise to a broad range of customers: governments, scientific organizations, non-governmental organizations, institutions, large industrial groups (maritime freight, oil and gas companies, commercial shipping, fisheries, etc).

2013 oceans and land-based operations center

Applications et services à valeur ajoutée

Expertise

CLS operates internationally-acknowledged satellite systems in the fields of :

  • Location and environmental data collection (ARGOS/IRIDIUM)
  • Ocean observation (SATELLITE OCEANOGRAPHY))
  • Monitoring land and maritime activities (RADAR)
  • Geolocation of land vehicles

Breakdown of capital

Répartition du capital

Turnover

turnover CLS Group

Worldwide presence

Location offices

Gouvernance

Executive commitee members

Joël BARRE
Joël BARRE
CNES
Président
Baudouin D’HEROUVILLE
Baudouin D’HEROUVILLE
ARDIAN
Vice Président

Management overview

Christophe VASSAL
Christophe VASSAL
Président
Antoine MONSAINGEON
Antoine MONSAINGEON
Directeur Général Adjoint, Développement International

History

cls group history from 1986