Francis Selvadoss • Vice President, System Engineering • HUGHES
Francis Selvadoss is a vice president in Internal divisional, primarily responsible for all the system and solution engineering. He leads a group of engineers who support Hughes bids and proposal effort globally excluding North America. He has been with Hughes for more than 21 years and his key role is to support several HTS ground system opportunities In Middle East Africa and Asia Pacific. He has stayed pretty much in the satellite industry, starting with an engineer/ Scientist role in Indian space research organization in ground system development and switched to a commercial role, joining Hughes network systems international division. He had a critical role in some of the recent wins such as Eutelsat Konnect VHTS, Indonesia SMF ground system and the TIBA-1 Ground system and having gained knowledge on HTS/ VHTS ecosystem.