Anderson named Chief Sales Officer of Signalhorn
October 22, 2013
Anver Anderson has been named Chief Sales Officer at Signalhorn, with responsibility for the company’s global sales and marketing outreach as well as its long-range business development initiatives.
Anderson has more than 20 years of experience leading international, multi-cultural, multi-disciplined business teams where staff members are based in diverse global locations. For the past 10 years, Anderson has led a UK-based consultancy specializing in business development, strategic market planning, project management and product evaluation and development.
“Anver’s decades of business development experience and broad range of global contacts will help grow Signalhorn as a trusted provider of network services,” said Robert Kubbernus, Signalhorn’s President and CEO. “He brings leadership, energy and a broad perspective to our growing sales and marketing team. Anver’s global experience is exactly what Signalhorn requires given our customer needs and the locations we serve.”
As part of his consultancy, Anderson served as vice president of Asian operations for Newtec, a satellite technology manufacturer. He managed Newtec’s Singapore and Beijing offices as well as remote business development operations in Sydney, Australia. His leadership led to contracts with broadcasters, telecom operators and government agencies in Indonesia, China, Malaysia, Singapore and Australia. He also led major consulting projects for Vislink Communications and ITN.
Prior to forming his consultancy, Anderson held a number of corporate executive positions, including sales & marketing director of EuropeStar Ltd.; head of satellite sales for Merlin Communications; director of satellite sales for Williams Vyvx Services; and head of market planning & analysis for Inmarsat. Previously, he served some 13 years with BT in various operational and commercial roles.