Satélites Mexicanos, S.A. de C.V. (Satmex) has announced that on
August 27, 2012, Mr. Erik Hansen joined Satmex as Director of Sales
Mr. Hansen has more than 12 years experience in the North America
Telecommunications market, with main emphasis in Satellite
communications. His Engineering background provides him with a broad
knowledge of protocols, applications and network configurations to
maximize performance. His solid understanding of customer needs has been
the basis of his continued success in his sales career.
Mr. Hansen has developed his professional career with diversified
positions in Engineering and Sales in PanAmSat Corporation, Norcomp, the
United States Army, Intelsat Corporation, and most recently in Tachyon
Networks, where he was serving as Vice President of Sales.
We are very pleased to announce the addition of Erik Hansen to
North America is a market of significant importance to
us, and we are convinced that, with the experience and professionalism
that Erik brings to our sales force, our capacity to satisfy our current
and future customers will be greatly enhanced, expressed Javier
Recio, Satmexs Vice President of Sales and Marketing.
Satmex is positioned for a new era of growth with the launch of Satmex 8
in the 4Q of 2012 and the launch of Satmex 7 at the beginning of 2015.
The addition of these satellites represents a significant expansion of
Satmex is a significant provider of fixed satellite services (FSS) in
the Americas, with coverage of more than 90% of the population of the
region across more than 45 nations and territories. As one of only two
privately managed FSS providers based in Latin America, Satmex (together
with its predecessors) has designed, procured, launched and operated
three generations of satellites during a period of over 26 years.
Satmexs current fleet is comprised of three satellites in highly
attractive, adjacent orbital slots that enable its customers to
effectively serve their entire coverage footprint utilizing a single
satellite connection. For further information, visit www.satmex.com.