Product Assurance and Operations
Ariane Lead Quality engineer

Valentina Pagano

Valentina Pagano graduated in Aerospace Engineering at "La Sapienza" University of Rome.

She has been working at Avio since 2011, initially as a consultant and then as an integral part of the Company since 2014, always within the Quality Management within the Product Quality Ariane 5, Ariane 6 and Vega-C.

She is currently Responsible for Solid Ariane Propulsion Product Quality. This role involves formulating quality plans to be applied to the product in accordance with the contractual requirements and/or applicable regulations; overseeing manufacturing activities, managing requests for derogation and non-conformity, prepare and approve the final certification documentation of the item for delivery to the customer and allow billing. In addition, this role implies to activate and conduct the necessary investigations in the face of major anomalies in production along with other corporate figures (Program, Engineering, Technologies, Laboratories).