Roger Tong



Hong Kong S.A.R., China

Roger Tong is Chief Executive Officer of AsiaSat, the premier satellite operator in Asia. He joined AsiaSat in March 2008 as General Manager of Engineering and served in operational roles of increasing responsibility at the company, most recently as Chief Technical Officer. He took up the position of CEO in April 2018.  Mr. Tong is also a Director of the Asia Video Industry Association (AVIA)

Mr. Tong has over 30 yearsʼ experience in the satellite and telecommunications industry, having previously worked at Telesat Canada, COM DEV International, Allen Telecom Inc. and Mark IV Industries Ltd.  He obtained a Bachelorʼs degree in computer engineering from McMaster University in Ontario, Canada, where he graduated summa cum laude, and a Masterʼs degree in electrical engineering. He also holds an MBA degree from Wilfrid Laurier University in Canada, and a doctorate in business administration from The University of Newcastle in Australia.