TitleCompany:VP, O3b MPOWER Commercial Lead, SES, USA
Bio:In the position of Vice President, O3b mPOWER Commercial Lead, Andrew Ruszkowski focuses on bringing O3b mPOWER, SES’s next-generation MEO system, to market on a global basis. In his second tour of duty with SES, he previously held the position of Vice President Strategic Initiatives and before that Vice President North American Sales.
Andrew entered the satellite industry when he joined PanAmSat in 1998. After moving to New Skies Satellites in 2000, Andrew took on the challenge of leading the company’s Internet Services business. From 2010 to 2015, he was Chief Commercial Officer in satellite operator XTAR, LLC, a Loral Space and Communications privately held company. Prior to 1998, Mr. Ruszkowski worked for BDM International (now Northrup Grumman) and was an independent telecom consultant based in the Czech Republic.
Andrew has a master’s degree from American University and a bachelor’s degree from the Catholic University of America in Washington, DC. He has studied at the University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business and the Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland.