NSSLGlobal appoints Dr Andrew Slaney as Chief Technology Officer
(11 September 2018 - NSSLGlobal) Independent satellite communications provider NSSLGlobal has today announced the appointment of Dr Andrew Slaney as Group Chief Technology Officer (CTO).
Dr Slaney will work alongside the NSSLGlobal leadership team to roll out the company’s technology roadmap, to deliver innovative engineering solutions to its existing and future customer base.
Dr Slaney has worked in the communications industry for 25 years, specialising in Communication System Design at organisations such as Satellite Information Systems Ltd (SIS), Ultra-Electronics, GigaSat and Vislink. Dr Slaney brings a wealth of experience leading design teams at CTO and Technical Director level, and has a proven track record for fast-tracking product growth and innovation within manufacturing organisations. Dr Slaney has extensive experience of working in the commercial, government and military markets and led the development of a range of innovative Multi-Band, rapid to deploy, Micro-VSAT terminals.
Sally-Anne Ray, Group CEO of NSSLGlobal comments: “The appointment of Dr Slaney to the company leadership team is part of our commitment to the long-term NSSLGlobal strategy of becoming an engineering powerhouse with the resources to design and develop more of our own industry leading solutions for our core maritime and government mobility markets. With his R&D background and extensive experience in communication system and product design, Dr Slaney is just the person to take this strategy forward.”
NSSLGlobal is an award-winning independent service provider of satellite communications and IT managed services, committed to delivering high-quality voice and data services to customers anywhere in the world, regardless of location or terrain.
NSSLGlobal is also committed to supporting customers locally, offering a global infrastructure of offices, service and sales centres and local resellers across all the major continents. These are backed by 24x7 network operation centres, providing technical support for every customer, whether on sea, land, or air.
In June 2018, NSSLGlobal fully acquired UK Electronic Solutions Ltd, the creators of Oceanic Dynamics, the all-encompassing motion and impact monitoring system designed for the Offshore Wind Energy market.
In early 2018, NSSLGlobal launched NSSLGlobal Technologies, the new R&D division where its two recent Norwegian acquisitions were combined. Snap.tv (acquired in December 2016), providing multi-cast entertainment services over VSAT networks aimed at maritime and offshore markets with SatLink Communications, premier maritime VSAT Hub and Modem technology (acquired at the end of 2017).