Speedcast appoints chief operating officer

Speedcast International Limited (ASX: SDA), the world´s most trusted provider of remote communication and IT solutions, has announced that Sebastien Lehnherr is joining the company as Chief Operating Officer, the company said.

As Speedcast COO, Aberdeen-based Lehnherr will assume global responsibility over the organization delivering customer support, network operations, field engineering, capacity management, service implementation, as well as programs and projects management.

Lehnherr is taking over from Keith Johnson in this role, as Johnson previously held a dual role as EVP of the Energy Division and COO. Johnson will now focus 100% on the Energy sector as we see the sector recovering and are expecting healthy revenue growth in 2019.

Lehnherr has built his career on information technology operations, services, engineering, as well as strategic and transformational initiatives. His work has taken him from Paris to Milan, Dubai, London, Houston and now Aberdeen.

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.