Jay Yass is responsible for developing strategic relationships, leading growth and funding opportunities for Omnispace as the company redefines the future of mobile communications through the implementation of its global 5G non-terrestrial network (NTN). He brings four decades of strategic influence and collaborative partnership experience to the role, along with prior expertise in pioneering new, disruptive business models in the satellite and telecommunications industries.
Previously, as VP of Business Development at Intelsat, Jay executed the company’s global business development activities including key investments and partnerships. He was also instrumental in guiding Intelsat’s mobility and product launch strategy.
Jay’s other prior industry experience includes business development, marketing and sales roles at VoIP solutions provider Telogy Networks, acquired by Texas Instruments, and Xybernaut Corporation, a pioneer in wearable computing. He has also held marketing positions at GTE Satellite Corp., which later became GE Spacenet, and at telecommunications industry leader AT&T’s Long Lines.
He holds his master’s degree in mathematics from New York University and bachelor’s degree from Queens College.