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OneWeb appoints Borgklint as CCO

April 6, 2021

OneWeb, the global communications company powered from Space, has announced the appointment of Per Borgklint as Chief Commercial Officer (CCO).

Borgklint joins OneWeb with more than 20 years’ experience in leadership positions across telco, media, and software, including the Swedish multinational Ericsson, and CEO positions at Net1, Canal+, Tele2 Netherlands, and Optimal Telecom.

Borgklint will spearhead OneWeb’s go-to-market strategies across all key verticals including enterprise, government, aviation, and maritime. He will bring further momentum to the growth of OneWeb’s commercial team as they work to ensure distributor partners are fully equipped to leverage OneWeb’s network for their immediate advantage.

Neil Masterson, CEO of OneWeb, said: “With this announcement, we pass another significant milestone. Per brings more than 20 years of transformative leadership to this role and I could not be more excited about the strong progress OneWeb is making to build, demonstrate and commercialise our innovative low Earth orbit network.”

Borgklint commented: “OneWeb has a strong purpose-led brand and I’m looking forward to getting started. Success comes from providing a seamless, high-speed customer experience, so it’s exciting to see OneWeb’s innovative platform of easy-to-use digital products which distribution partners can fully leverage to monetise the opportunities of Low Earth Orbit communications.”

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