Industry News: Executive Moves (Nov. 2007)
Eutelsat Names CFO
Catherine Guillouard has joined Eutelsat as CFO and a member of the group executive committee.
Guillouard joined Air France in 1997 and served most recently at the senior vice president of finance.
Integral Appoints CFO
Integral Systems Inc. named William Bambarger Jr. the company’s new CFO. Bambarger replaces William Lewis, who is resigning from his position as interim CFO.
Bambarger previously served as senior vice president, corporate controller and chief accounting officer for EnergySolutions LLC. He joined EnergySolutions when it acquired Duratek Inc. in 2006 and led EnergySolutions’ accounting, financial systems and personnel through the integration process and subsequent acquisitions.
Lewis will continue serving as Integral Systems’ treasurer on an interim basis.
Intelsat Names Business Development Directors
Intelsat Ltd. promoted Edward Berger to lead its business development organization, the company announced Sept. 19. Berger has more than 15 years of experience in the telecom and satellite sectors and has been at Intelsat for 18 months.
Intelsat also promoted Veronica Pastor from the legal department to director, business development in Europe and the Middle East.
Stephen Tom, former executive director of the Pacific Telecommunications Council has joined Intelsat as director of business development in Asia–Pacific and Africa.
Chris Russell has been named vice president for financial reporting in the finance and accounting department. Russell has 11 years of public accounting and auditing experience and joins Intelsat from Ernst & Young.
SkyPort Names New Executives
SkyPort Global Communications has named Michael Polmar vice president of sales and Peter Semenach director of product management, the company announced.
Polmar most recently served as vice president for business development and marketing director for the intelligence and information solutions business unit of SAIC.
Semenach most recently worked as director of product management for Spacenet.
Newtec Appoints Vice President of Sales
Newtec has appointed Jean-Robert Barallon vice president of sales.
Barallon has more than 30 years in the global satellite communications and telecom industry, working most recently for Intelsat.