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IRIDIUM COMMUNICATIONS INC.

(IRDM)
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Business Summary
Logo Iridium Communications Inc.
Iridium Communications Inc. is a commercial provider of communications services. The Company is engaged in providing mobile voice and data communications services using a constellation of orbiting satellites. It provides voice and data communications services to businesses, the United States and foreign Governments, non-Governmental organizations, and consumers via its upgraded satellite network, which has an architecture of approximately 66 operational satellites with in-orbit and ground spares and related ground infrastructure. Its products include Satellite Handsets and Iridium GO!, Broadband Data Devices, Voice and Data Modems, and Internet of Things Data Devices. The Company's principal lines of business includes land mobile, maritime, aviation, Internet of things (IoT), hosted payloads and other data services, and United States (U.S.) Government. Its land mobile users utilize its satellite communications services for voice and data, mobile and remote office connectivity.

Number of employees : 516 people.
Sales per Business
20192020Delta
Service - Commercial350.0362.5%362.2162.1% +3.48%
Service Government97.1317.3%100.8917.3% +3.87%
Subscriber Equipment82.8614.8%86.1214.8% +3.94%
Engineering and Support Services30.435.4%34.235.9% +12.47%
USD in Million
Sales per region
2020
United States323.6155.5%
Other Countries212.3536.4%
United Kingdom47.498.1%
USD in Million
Managers
Name Title Age Since
Matthew Desch Chief Executive Officer & Director 63 2009
Thomas Fitzpatrick Chief Financial & Administrative Officer, Director 63 2013
Gregory Pelton Chief Technical Officer - 2021
Manjula Sriram Chief Information Officer & Vice President - 2022
Suzanne McBride Chief Operations Officer & Director 52 2020
Steven Bernard Pfeiffer Independent Director 74 2009
Alvin Buzzy Krongard Independent Director 84 2009
Robert Niehaus Chairman 65 2009
Thomas C. Canfield Independent Director 65 2008
Parker William Rush Independent Director 61 2008
Members of the board
Name Title Age Since
Robert Niehaus Chairman 65 2009
Matthew Desch Chief Executive Officer & Director 63 2009
Steven Bernard Pfeiffer Independent Director 74 2009
Alvin Buzzy Krongard Independent Director 84 2009
Thomas C. Canfield Independent Director 65 2008
Parker William Rush Independent Director 61 2008
Thomas Fitzpatrick Chief Financial & Administrative Officer, Director 63 2013
Eric T. Olson Independent Director 69 2012
Barry J. West Independent Director 75 2014
Henrik Oliver Schliemann Independent Director 56 2015
Equities
Vote QuantityFree-FloatCompany-owned sharesTotal Float
Stock A 1 132,202,392 118,170,788 89.4% 0 0.0% 89.4%
Shareholders
NameEquities%
BAMCO, Inc. 13,401,739 10.1%
ARK Investment Management LLC 11,972,702 9.06%
Khalid bin Abdullah Al-Saud 11,724,230 8.87%
The Vanguard Group, Inc. 11,712,020 8.86%
Capital Research & Management Co. (International Investors) 7,644,076 5.78%
Nikko Asset Management Americas, Inc. 4,571,350 3.46%
Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd. 4,568,064 3.46%
Capital Research & Management Co. (Global Investors) 4,450,036 3.37%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc. 4,146,973 3.14%
BlackRock Fund Advisors 3,553,875 2.69%
Company contact information
Iridium Communications, Inc.
1750 Tysons Boulevard
Suite 1400
McLean, VA 22102

Phone : +1.703.287.7400
Fax : +1.703.287.7450
Web : http://www.iridium.com
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