The ESA Industrial Ombudsman
The ESA Industrial Ombudsman plays an an essential role in the implementation of best practices for the 'Selection of Subcontractors by Prime Contractors in the Frame of ESA's Major Procurements'.
The purpose is to ensure that Prime Contractors selecting sub-contractors in connection with Agency programmes, whether prior to or following the award of Agency contracts, conduct their procurement activities on a fair and equitable basis.
Eros Pittarelli is Industrial Ombudsman for ESA, with Georges Bernède as his Alternate, carrying out this role on a case-by-case basis when the ombudsman is unable to perform his duties.
Please always contact first the Industrial Ombudsman.