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Portrait de Matthew J. Desch
Age : 60
Public asset : 21,422,760 USD
Linked companies : Iridium Communications Inc. - Unisys Corporation
Matthew J. Desch is a businessperson who has been the head of 8 different companies and currently is Chief Executive Officer & Director at Iridium Communications, Inc. and Chairman & Chief Executive Officer for Iridium Satellite LLC (a subsidiary of Iridium Communications, Inc.). Mr. Desch is also on the board of 5 other companies.

Matthew J. Desch previously occupied the position of Chairman at Airspan Networks, Inc., President-Global Wireless Networks at Nortel Networks Corp. and President-Global Carriers at Nortel Networks, Inc. (a subsidiary of Nortel Networks Corp.), Chief Executive Officer at Iridium Holdings LLC, Chief Executive Officer of GHL Acquisition Corp., Chief Executive Officer at Telcordia Technologies, Inc., Chief Executive Officer for Leidos, Inc. and Chairman at The Wireless Foundation.

He received an undergraduate degree from The Ohio State University and an MBA from The University of Chicago.

Current positions of Matthew J. Desch 
NameTitle Since
Iridium Communications Inc.
(Wireless Telecommunications Services)
Chief Executive Officer & Director 2009
Unisys Corporation
(IT Services & Consulting)
Director 2019
Iridium Satellite LLC Chairman & Chief Executive Officer 2006
Aircraft Owners & Pilots Association Trustee -
Celerica, Inc. Director -
Northern Virginia Technology Council Director -
Aireon LLC Director -

Holdings of Matthew J. Desch 
Iridium Communications Inc. (IRDM)
(Wireless Telecommunications Services)
1,002,5970.77%21,335,264 USD
Unisys Corporation (UIS)
(IT Services & Consulting)
11,7760.019%87,496 USD

Matthew J. Desch: Personal Network 
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Matthew J. Desch : Connections 
Cantaloupe Systems, Inc.
Student Sponsor Partnership, Inc.
ClearView Risk Holdings LLC
N. A. A. C. P. Legal Defense & Educational Fund, Inc.
Project HOPE-The-People-To-People HealthFoundation, Inc.
Wesleyan University
The Africa-America Institute
Borghese International Ltd.
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP
Iridium Carrier Holdings LLC
Vanu, Inc.
CAIVIS Acquisition Corp.
Republic Lloyds

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