Intelsat Board of Directors Elects Ed Kangas to Board Former CEO of Deloitte, Touche, Tohmatsu brings wealth of financial, accounting and public company experience Business Wire LUXEMBOURG -- July 26, 2012 Intelsat S.A., the world’s leading provider of satellite services, today announced that its board of directors has elected Edward A. Kangas to serve on the board effective today. Mr. Kangas will also serve on the audit and compensation committees. Mr. Kangas, 68, served as chairman and CEO of Deloitte, Touche, Tohmatsu from 1989 to 2000, leading that firm’s global growth from $2 billion in revenue to $11 billion in revenue. He currently serves as non-executive chairman of Tenet Healthcare Corporation, and on the boards of United Technologies Corporation, Intuit and Hovnanian Enterprises Inc. “We’re delighted to welcome Ed to our board,” said Raymond Svider, chairman of the board of Intelsat. “His wealth of experience on both privately-held and public company boards will be invaluable in helping guide Intelsat as we continue our growth worldwide.” Mr. Kangas is a Certified Public Accountant. He earned his Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Business at the University of Kansas. About Intelsat Intelsat is the leading provider of satellite services worldwide. For over 45 years, Intelsat has been delivering information and entertainment for many of the world’s leading media and network companies, multinational corporations, Internet Service Providers and governmental agencies. Intelsat’s satellite, teleport and fiber infrastructure is unmatched in the industry, setting the standard for transmissions of video, data and voice services. From the globalization of content and the proliferation of HD, to the expansion of cellular networks and broadband access, with Intelsat, advanced communications anywhere in the world are closer, by far. Intelsat Safe Harbor Statement Some of the statements in this news release constitute "forward-looking statements" that do not directly or exclusively relate to historical facts. The forward-looking statements made in this release reflect Intelsat's intentions, plans, expectations, assumptions and beliefs about future events and are subject to risks, uncertainties and other factors, many of which are outside of Intelsat's control. Known risks include, among others, the risks included in Intelsat’s annual report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2011 and its other filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, the political, economic and legal conditions in the markets we are targeting for communications services or in which we operate and other risks and uncertainties inherent in the telecommunications business in general and the satellite communications business in particular. Because actual results could differ materially from Intelsat's intentions, plans, expectations, assumptions and beliefs about the future, you are urged to view all forward-looking statements contained in this news release with caution. Intelsat does not undertake any obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise. Contact: Intelsat Dianne VanBeber Vice President, Investor Relations and Communications +1 202-944-7406 firstname.lastname@example.org
Intelsat Board of Directors Elects Ed Kangas to Board
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