Director, WeatherDesk, MAXAR, USA
Christopher Hyde is a Meteorologist and leads the WeatherDesk sales team at Maxar in Gaithersburg, Maryland USA.
Mr. Hyde has been employed with Maxar since 1998. As a Meteorologist, Mr. Hyde is responsible for contributing to the consensus 30/60 day and seasonal forecasts. Phone consultation with industry traders and meteorologists about the latest forecast view is part of the daily routine for Mr. Hyde.
Besides forecast responsibilities, Mr. Hyde manages a team in both the U.S. and United Kingdom responsible for selling Maxar’s energy and agricultural products, worldwide, by letting current clients know about new products and finding perspective energy and agricultural clients. Over the past decade, Mr. Hyde has tripled the amount of weather clients that subscribe to various services and products. Mr. Hyde is a frequent conference speaker and travels to events world-wide each year including North America, South America, Europe and Asia. Chris is also on the Board of Directors for WRMA (Weather Risk Management Association).