SES Named ‘Operator of the Year’ by Euroconsult

SES announced that it has been awarded “Operator of the Year” by Euroconsult, a leading global consulting firm specializing in space markets, at the 19th edition of the World Satellite Business Week in Paris.

Winners are chosen by a panel of industry experts from Euroconsult, SpaceNews, and Satellite Finance who assess candidates using qualitative and quantitative criteria.

The “global satellite operator of the year” award recognises the best achievements in terms of revenue, EBITDA margin and growth, as well as subscriber growth.

“On behalf of my colleagues and SES, I am honored to be awarded ‘Operator of the Year’ by Euroconsult,” says Karim Michel Sabbagh, President & CEO, SES. “At SES, my colleagues and myself are relentlessly working towards our vision to be the foremost worldwide provider of satellite enabled communication services and an indispensable contributor to global digitization. Thanks to the essential advantage of the GEO and MEO satellite constellations of SES and O3b, we are able to offer an entirely scalable, versatile and hyper efficient network topology to our customers worldwide.”

Along with the global operator of the year, three other awards recognized companies and their management for their outstanding accomplishments in the satellite sector.

The awards categories and winners are:

Strategic transaction of the year: EMC
Regional FSS operator of the year: RSCC
Newcomer satellite operator of the year: Arsat