KVH Industries has announced that Mark Guthrie has joined the company as the new Vice-President of Global Mobile Broadband Sales. He is responsible for managing the development of the mini-VSAT broadband network and its related products and services.
Guthrie began his career in telecommunications at British Telecom, an important player in the UK telecom and satcom markets, before joining Europe Star, where he managed European sales and marketing strategies. He later led Verestar’s VSAT-managed services group for the EMEA region. After SES acquired Verestar in 2004, Guthrie served in a variety of roles in the UK and US offices, managing VSAT services, sales and operations for various markets. He was also responsible for IP Prime sales at SES before returning to the UK to lead the satellite leasing business.