Entrepreneur

Bas Lansdorp

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Age 47
Birthday March 51977
Birth Sign Pisces
City Netherlands
Country Netherlands
Profession Entrepreneur

Bas Lansdorp is a famous Entrepreneur, born on March 5, 1977 in Netherlands. As of December 2022, Bas Lansdorp’s net worth is $5 Million. Though he established Mars One because he was passionate about creating a lasting human colony on the red planet, he did not intend to be a member of that initial colony.

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Bas Lansdorp Biography

Famous as the Chief Executive Officer of Mars One, Lansdorp, along with his co founder, established the Dutch organization to fulfill a dream of colonizing Mars by the year 2025. Bas Lansdorp (born 5 March 1977) is a Dutch entrepreneur best known as the co-founder and CEO of Mars One..

He earned a graduate degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Twente in his native Netherlands.

Lansdorp received his Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Twente in 2003.

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In 2008, Lansdorp founded Ampyx Power with Richard Ruiterkamp in order to create a more modern and efficient way to harvest wind energy. He was involved in the design process of new aircraft and project overview from 2008 to 2011. In 2011, he sold his shares in the company in order to found Mars One.

Bas Lansdorp Net Worth

Bas Lansdorp is one of the richest Entrepreneur & listed on most popular Entrepreneur. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Bas Lansdorp‘s net worth $5 Million.

Net Worth $5 Million
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Before founding Mars One, he created a wind energy development company called Ampyx Power and was briefly employed by the Delft University of Technology.

In 2008, Lansdorp founded Ampyx Power with Richard Ruiterkamp in order to create a more modern and efficient way to harvest wind energy. He was involved in the design process of new aircraft and project overview from 2008 to 2011. In 2011, he sold his shares in the company in order to found Mars One.

He worked for five years on his PhD in wind energy at Delft University of Technology. In 2008 he dropped his studies to found Ampyx Power in order to develop a more up to date method of generating wind energy. Ampyx Power was a success and it produced a cheaper than coal method of producing wind energy. In 2011, he sold his Ampyx Power shares so he could fund Mars One.

On 28 December 2013, Lansdorp did an “Ask Me Anything” on Reddit and had to face much criticism and skepticism about Mars One. He responded to the criticism positively, he said “Since we started Mars One in March 2011, we received support from scientists, engineers, businessmen and –women and aerospace companies from all over the world. The announcement of our plan in May 2012 resulted in the engagement of the general public, and the support from sponsors and investors. To see our mission evolve this way feels like my dream is becoming a reality.”.

Who is Bas Lansdorp dating?

According to our records, Bas Lansdorp is possibily single & has not been previously engaged. As of May 2022, Bas Lansdorp’s is not dating anyone.

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Ranked on the list of most popular Entrepreneur. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in Netherlands. Bas Lansdorp celebrates birthday on March 5 of every year.

On January 15, 2019 Mars One filed for bankruptcy.

Where is Bas Lansdorp now?

He went on to earn a master’s degree in aeronautical engineering and today works as an aerospace engineer for ASCO Aerospace in Vancouver, working on projects for Lockheed Martin, Boeing and Bombardier.

Is Mars One Cancelled?

In February 2019, it was reported that Mars One had declared bankruptcy in a Swiss court on 15 January 2019, and was permanently dissolved as a company.

Is there a Mars base?

There Is No Secret Underground Base on Mars.

Can I volunteer to go to Mars?

Mars is calling! NASA is seeking applicants for participation as a crew member during the first one-year analog mission in a habitat to simulate life on a distant world, set to begin in Fall 2022.

What year will we colonize Mars?

SpaceX’s aspirational goal as of 2017 was to land their cargo Starships on Mars by 2024 and the first 2 crewed starships by 2026.

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