ND SatCom recently appointed Johann Pohany to the position of CTO.
He will oversee the ND SatCom product lifecycle from product management, R&D, verification, supply chain management, production, training and support. His responsibilities also include group wide quality assurance and IT systems.
Pohany replaces Dr. Gerhard Bommas, who has retired after 33 years with the company.
“ND SatCom’s unique VSAT experience combined with the strength of our parent company, SES Astra, will foster further significant growth of our company. Besides managing growth, one of the key challenges of ND SatCom is to keep and increase the speed of innovation while broadening the solution offerings for our clients and entering into new arenas,” Pohany stated.
Pohany is member of the advisory board of the Research Promotion Agency at the Austrian Space Agency and he lectures about energy information and communication systems at Brandenburgische Technische Universität Cottbus in Germany.