Vinay Patel

Senior Director, International Division, Hughes Network Systems, LLC

Vinay  Patel

Speaker Bio

Vinay Patel, senior director at Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES), promotes the Hughes family of VSAT products and services, working with satellite service providers, mobile network operators, entrepreneurs, and government entities to bring the benefits of broadband satellite to public, private, enterprise, civil, and government end-users. In his role, Mr. Patel leads the company’s efforts to deploy Community Wi-Fi Hotspot solutions, in partnership with Facebook Connectivity in Hughes service areas, and by providing equipment that powers Hotspot services for other operators across Latin America, Africa and Asia. Mr. Patel’s experience spans mobile and fixed cellular systems, terrestrial PTP and PTMP microwave, product line management, project management, and business modeling.

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