Speedcast adds chief information officer

Speedcast International Limited (ASX: SDA), the world´s most trusted provider of highly reliable, fully managed, remote communication and IT solutions, has announced the appointment of John Truschinger as Chief Information Officer (CIO), reporting to CEO Pierre-Jean Beylier, the company said.

Truschinger is a veteran of the US Marine Corps where he served as a sergeant until being honorably discharged in 1981. He has 35 years´ experience working in IT and supply chain, and most recently held the position of SVP and CIO for Transocean until 2015.

Speedcast International is the largest provider of remote communications and IT services in the world. Speedcast´s fully managed service is delivered via a global, multi-access-technology, multi-band and multi-orbit network of 70+ satellites and an interconnecting global terrestrial network, bolstered by extensive on the ground local support from 40+ countries. Learn more at www.speedcast.com.