Board of Directors

Board of Directors

David McGlade
Chairman

Since joining Intelsat in 2005, Mr. McGlade has helped grow and transform Intelsat into the leading commercial provider of satellite services that it is today. In his current role as Chairman, he is responsible for helping Intelsat cultivate and build strategic partnerships and broader business relationships, government outreach, as well as advising Intelsat’s chief executive officer and senior leadership team on business and policy issues. Read More

Stephen Spengler
Director, Chief Executive Officer

Stephen Spengler is Chief Executive Officer of Intelsat, the world’s leading satellite service provider that delivers critical broadband connectivity and media content distribution that impacts and transforms businesses and communities in over 200 countries. This is accomplished through Intelsat’s fully integrated network comprising 50 commercial communications satellites and the IntelsatOne® terrestrial network. Read More

Justin Bateman
Director

Mr. Bateman became a director of Intelsat S.A. in July 2011. He became a director of Intelsat Investments S.A. in August 2008. Read More

Robert Callahan
Director

Mr. Callahan became a director of Intelsat Global Holdings S.A. in April 2014. He is the chairman of Longueview, a media, internet and technology advisory firm. Read More

John Diercksen
Director

Mr. Diercksen became a director of Intelsat S.A. in September 2013. He currently serves as a Senior Advisor at LionTree Investment Advisors, addressing financial, operational and management services with client business development.  Read More

Edward Kangas
Director

Mr. Kangas became a director of Intelsat Global Holdings S.A. and Intelsat S.A. in July 2012. He also serves as Chairman of the board of directors of Deutsche Bank USA Corp., the U.S. holding company of Deutsche Bank AG. Read More

General Ellen Pawlikowski (Retired)
Director

General Pawlikowski became a member of Intelsat’s board of directors in September 2019. She retired as Commander, U.S. Air Force Materiel Command, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, on September 1, 2018. Read More

Jacqueline D. Reses
Director

Ms. Reses joined Intelsat’s board of directors in September 2019. She is currently the head of Square Capital, the lending division of payments company, Square. Read More

Raymond Svider
Director

Mr. Svider became a director and Chairman of the board of directors of Intelsat Global Holdings S.A. in July 2011. Mr. Svider became a director of Intelsat S.A. beginning in February 2008 and became the Chairman of the board of directors of Intelsat S.A. in May 2008. Read More