A World Satellite Business Week event
11-14 Sept. 2017 / The Westin - Paris

Steve Collar

CEO

SES Networks

Kingdom of the Netherlands

Steve Collar is Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of O3b Networks. Prior to this appointment, Mr. Collar was Senior Vice President Market Development at SES WORLD SKIES, Steve Collar led the division's efforts to expand its satellite, and service portfolio, including the design of new spacecraft and products. In addition, he oversaw the company's long-range strategic planning activities. He was responsible for Mergers and Acquisitions and was responsible for SES' acquisition of ProtoStar 2 among other things. Mr. Collar was intimately involved in SES' investment in O3b Networks; he was on the Board of Directors for the company and now serves as CEO. Mr. Collar originally joined New Skies Satellites (now SES WORLD SKIES) in 1999.