Gerry Collins

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Director, Product Management, Mobile Networks | Intelsat

Gerry Collins is Director of Product Management at Intelsat with specific focus on the Mobile Network Operator (MNO) segment. In this role Gerry drives Intelsat’s strategy to enhance the value that the Intelsat satellite fleet can bring to MNOs and promote greater integration between satellite and cellular services. In particular, Gerry has a focus on bringing connectivity to those outside the current MNO coverage areas. Gerry’s career so far has spanned both the satellite and cellular industries and he was most recently Director of Business Development at iDirect and Head of Remote Solutions at Altobridge (the former acquired the latter in 2014). Prior to this Gerry held senior positions in Nortel’s cellular infrastructure business in Europe over a period of 12 years and worked in the Engineering divisions of cellular operators in France, the UK and Hong Kong. Gerry holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree from University College Dublin and a Masters in Business Administration from the Cranfield School of Management in the UK. Gerry is a regular contributor at conferences on topics such as Satellite-Cellular Convergence, Small Cells, Rural Communications & 5G.