Laetitia Cesari Zarkan is a Consultant at UNIDIR. She is also a doctoral researcher at Luxembourg University. She specialises in Space Law and Policy, focusing on security and safety aspects, space traffic management, and space situational awareness. She also studies the nexus between space and cybersecurity.
Prior to joining UNIDIR, she worked in the space industry, specifically telecommunications. Before that, she had the opportunity to support the work of national governments on defence and space.
Laetitia is a visiting scholar at the International Institute of Air and Space Law (IIASL) at Leiden University and an associate member at the Institute for Strategic and Defense Studies (IESD) at Lyon 3 Jean Moulin University. She holds a master's degree in space law and telecommunications from Luxembourg University, a master's degree in aeronautics law from the Toulouse 1 Capitole University and a master's degree in business law from Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne University. Laetitia speaks French, English and Italian.