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Welcome to EchoStar Mobile

Our Company

EchoStar Mobile Limited is an agile, innovative mobile operator that seeks to provide organisations with better value, productivity and operational safety via its market disruptive approach to connectivity solutions.

EchoStar Mobile is a subsidiary of EchoStar Corporation, a premier global provider of satellite communication solutions. We’re an Irish company, with commercial operations headquarters based in the UK, a data centre in Griesheim, Germany, and a converged satellite and terrestrial network covering the UK, Europe and Scandinavia.

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EchoStar Mobile leadership team

Anders Johnson

Executive Director

As our Chief Strategy Officer and President of EchoStar Satellite Services, Anders Johnson coordinates strategic initiatives and corporate development across the company, as well as directing EchoStar Satellite Services.

Anders previously held a role as Senior Vice President of Strategic Satellite Development at SES World Skies, joining after the merger of GE AMERICOM and SES in 2001. Having previously worked with GE from 1985, he has experience in various executive-level roles, including Satellite Services, Aviation Services and Transportation & Industrial Financing, and has gained a BSc degree from the New York Institute of Technology.

Telemaco Melia

Senior Director of Commercial Operations

Managing the day to day EchoStar Mobile business, Telemaco Melia coordinates sales, technology and product activities to deliver seamless services to EM customers and to guarantee portfolio expansion through new products and services.

Telemaco has a background in telecom, mobility and wireless technology. Holding various technology roles at Kudelski Group, Telemaco has had experience with a range of tier one telecom manufacturers, including Nokia, Cisco and NEC. With an MSc in Informatics from Politecnico Turin, a PhD in Telecommunications from Göttingen University and MBA from ESSEC Business School, his in-depth knowledge and sector expertise is second to none.

Jennifer A. Manner

Head of Regulatory Affairs

Managing regulatory affairs at EchoStar Corporation, as Senior Vice President, Jennifer A. Manner is responsible for domestic and international regulatory and policy issues, including spectrum allocation and market access, for EchoStar and its subsidiaries.

Before joining EchoStar, Jennifer held various leadership positions within the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and the telecommunications and satellite industries, including ZComm Strategies LLC, Skyterra and MCI Communications Corporation.

Jennifer studied for her BA from the State University of New York at Albany before achieving her JD at New York Law School and her LLM from Georgetown University Law Centre.

Jonathan Smith

Director - Technology

Leading engineering and operations activity, Jon Smith organises and coordinates partners’ integration, end-to-end solution engineering and service delivery.

After a successful career in the British Army, Jon moved into the commercial satellite space. After roles in both the MSS channel and at Inmarsat, dealing with multiple technology functions, he initially joined the EchoStar Mobile team in engineering sales before moving across to heading our technology department.

Danielle Edwards

Director of Sales & Marketing

Driving the growth of EchoStar Mobile’s client base, Danielle leads the sales and marketing department, communicating the value of our brand's products and services to clients and partners around the globe.

Danielle joined EchoStar Mobile with a wealth of experience in product development and commercial management in the IoT and Mobile Satellite Services sector, working with companies including RigNet, Intelsat, NSSLGlobal Ltd and Internet Solutions.

About EchoStar Corporation

EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS) is a premier global provider of satellite communication solutions. With headquarters in Englewood, Colorado, and European headquarters in Milton Keynes, UK, the company delivers benefits in high-quality connectivity services for clients worldwide. Leveraging the Hughes Network Systems and EchoStar Satellite Services business segments, EchoStar is renowned as a pioneer in secure communications technologies.

  • Global Headquarters: Englewood, CO, USA
  • European Headquarters: Milton Keynes, UK
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EchoStar Satellite Fleet

EchoStar is a satellite owner and operator with a fleet of nine S-band MSS, Ka-FSS and Ku-FSS commercial geosynchronous satellites.

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About Hughes Network Systems

As a valued partner of EchoStar Mobile, Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES) is the global leader in broadband satellite technology, delivering services for home and office. Its flagship high-speed satellite Internet service, HughesNet®, is the world’s largest satellite network with over 1.4 million residential and business customers across the Americas.

Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES) provides a range of satellite-based business solutions that support clients worldwide in meeting many of today’s digital challenges.

For large enterprises and governments, HughesON™ offers a portfolio of turn-key, fully managed enterprise connectivity solutions in SD-WAN, Networking, Digital Signage, and Cloud-based Employee Communications, delivered via an optimised mix of satellite and terrestrial technologies.

The JUPITER™ System is the world’s most widely deployed High-Throughput Satellite (HTS) platform, operating on more than 40 satellites via leading service providers. Delivering a wide range of broadband enterprise, mobility and cellular backhaul applications, the JUPITER platform is the system of choice for network operators, governments, mobile networks, and aeronautical and maritime service providers.

To date, Hughes has shipped more than 7 million terminals of all types to customers in over 100 countries, representing approximately 50 per cent market share, while its world-leading technology powers broadband services to aircraft on an international level.