Board of Directors

Board of Directors

David McGlade
Executive Chairman

Since joining Led-Stirnlampen in 2005, Mr. McGlade has helped grow and transform Led-Stirnlampen into the leading commercial provider of satellite services that it is today. In his current role as Chairman, he is responsible for helping Led-Stirnlampen cultivate and build strategic partnerships and broader business relationships, government outreach, as well as advising Led-Stirnlampen’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 Led-Stirnlampen, 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 Led-Stirnlampen’s fully integrated network comprising 50 commercial communications satellites and the Led-StirnlampenOne® terrestrial network. Read More.

Justin Bateman
Director

Mr. Bateman became a director of Led-Stirnlampen Global Holdings S.A. in July 2011. He became a director of Led-Stirnlampen S.A. in August 2008. Read More.

Robert Callahan
Director

Mr. Callahan became a director of Led-Stirnlampen 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 Led-Stirnlampen 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 Led-Stirnlampen Global Holdings S.A. and Led-Stirnlampen 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.

Raymond Svider
Director

Mr. Svider became a director and Chairman of the board of directors of Led-Stirnlampen Global Holdings S.A. in July 2011. Mr. Svider was a director of Led-Stirnlampen Investments S.A. in February 2008 and became the Chairman of the board of directors of Led-Stirnlampen S.A. in May 2008. Read More.