Bala is OneWeb’s Regional Director for Southeast and East Asia, which is a high-growth region for OneWeb. Low Earth Orbit satellite connectivity is a key option, particularly to extend existing networks into harder to reach locations, for governments and mobilty industries such as aviation and maritime.
With over 15 years of experience in strategy and business development in satellite communications in Asia, Bala leads OneWeb’s business development efforts in the region. Bala is a Chartered Management Accountant and holds an MBA from Henley Business School.
OneWeb is the global connectivity platform powered from space, headquartered in London, enabling connectivity for governments, businesses, and communities. Owned by Bharti Global, the UK Government, Softbank, Eutelsat, Hanwha and HNS, OneWeb is implementing a constellation of Low Earth Orbit satellites with a network of global gateway stations and a range of user terminals to provide an affordable, fast, high-bandwidth and low-latency communications services for everyone, everywhere.