Intelsat names new chief financial officer

Intelsat S.A. (NYSE:I) said that Jacques Kerrest is joining the company as executive vice president and chief financial officer.

Kerrest will be responsible for the leadership of Intelsat´s financial operations, including capital markets, accounting, treasury, financial planning, investor relations and corporate development. He will be a member of the company´s Management Committee and is expected to begin his duties on February 1, 2016.

Intelsat provides satellite services, delivering high performance connectivity solutions for media, fixed and mobile broadband infrastructure, enterprise and government and military applications.