Optical wireless communications company BridgeComm, Inc., (OWC) yesterday announced that Michael Abad-Santos has joined the company as senior vice president of business development and strategy.
Abad-Santos’ most recent executive roles include Trustcomm chief commercial officer and senior vice president, Americas, at LeoSat Enterprises, where he led commercial activities, strategy development and execution in the Americas region, as well as government activities worldwide. At LeoSat, he also helped secure pre-series A investments from two strategic investment partners and more than $2 billion in pre-launch memorandums of understanding for commercial services.
“Michael knows how to spot and seize opportunities,” says BridgeComm CEO Barry Matsumori. “His rare combination of executive experience and global industry relationships will be key for taking BridgeComm’s growth to the next level, including in the burgeoning 5G mobile sector.”