Akshay Vijay

Business Development Associate

Akshay Vijay

With experience in aerospace manufacturing, construction data consulting, and market research, Akshay brings a diverse, multi-dimensional perspective. He previously showcased his skills at Moog Space and Defense Group and ZELUS refining technical strategies, developing process tools, and cultivating partnerships. He’s a champion of creative solutions for scaled growth, merging the tried-and-true with contemporary Agile methods for the aerospace and semiconductor markets.

A Arizona State University graduate, he brings experience from notable missions like ASCEND and NASA HASP, with a dedication to scientific innovation. A 3d-printing hobbyist, his passion for additive manufacturing will aid in illuminating rapidly shifting markets and translating Canopy’s capabilities into value.

As our new Business Development Associate, he plays a pivotal role in engaging with the New Space, Defense, and Industrial markets, guiding our future product development. Akshay chose Canopy because he’s passionate about the role of additive manufacturing in space exploration and driving technology to face Humanity’s biggest challenges.