November 10, 2017
By Rachel Ho
SINT-NIKLAAS, Belgium – Newtec – a specialist in designing, developing and manufacturing equipment and technologies for satellite communications announced it has appointed Steve Mills to the position of Global VP Sales, as it continues to record year-on-year growth of 10 to 20%.
The addition of Mills to the Newtec management team demonstrates the company’s continued expansion, with its latest results showing increased revenue across its core markets of broadcast, consumer and enterprise VSAT and GovDef, fuelled by High Throughput Satellite (HTS) deployments. Newtec specifically saw increased market penetration in mobile backhaul and mobility, including Inflight Connectivity (IFC) and maritime communications.
Prior to joining Newtec, Mills was Head of Global Sales and Marketing, Secure Communications, at Airbus Defence and Space where he gained extensive experience in the government and defense market, among others. This role followed four years at Inmarsat as the Senior Director in Global Government.