Management Team ABS Guest
JIM SIMPSONChief Executive Officer
Jim Simpson has over 35 years’ experience in the satellite and launch business. His extensive experience, leadership, and knowledge of the business bring significant value for the company as ABS transitions to the next phase of its long term growth strategy.
SAMUEL WONGPresident & Chief Financial Officer
Samuel Wong has over 25 years of experience in financial management and possesses a strong track record in corporate finance, investment projects and financial controllership. He is also experienced in the Telecom & Media sector and in emerging markets. He was previously awarded Best CFO (Investor Relations) by Corporate Governance Asia.
KEN BETAHARONExecutive Vice President & Chief Technology Officer
With over 45 years’ experience in the satellite industry, Ken Betaharon successfully managed the procurement of over 43 satellites, supported several large business development projects, derived and implemented system planning and satellite deployment strategies and established terrestrial infrastructure.
RAYMOND CHOWExecutive Vice President, Sales & Marketing
As Executive Vice President of Sales & Marketing, Raymond Chow has over 25 years of sales and marketing experience in the high tech and satellite industries. He has an impressive track record of closing key business contracts with major customers in Asia and markets in the Americas.
Srini Prasanna has over 40 years of experience in the satellite industry, with extensive background in frequency coordination, spectrum management, technical support and training. He also possesses thorough knowledge of the telecom environment in the areas of frequency coordination, spectrum management and ITU radio regulations.
DEE SCHWALBExecutive Vice President, Business Development
Dee Schwalb is a 23 year telecommunications and satellite industry veteran with vast experience in the media, broadband, government and internet sectors. Highly driven, she is focused on driving profitable revenues and operational efficiencies for the company.
STEPHEN SALEMExecutive Vice President & General Counsel
Steve Salem brings 20 years’ experience in the Satellite communication, aerospace and pay-TV space. He has managed strategic mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures transactions, government incentives and general corporate matters.