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AsiaSat hires new Director of Information Technology

(22 February 2018 - AsiaSat) AsiaSat has announced the appointment of Ellen Yeung as the new Director of Information Technology to provide leadership for the development of IT initiatives and projects for the company.

Bringing with her vast experience and talents in IT applications and infrastructure architecture, Ellen will lead a team of experienced IT professionals to oversee the continued development and implementation of innovation and IT initiatives that generate the highest level of security and efficiency of information management and distribution for the company.

Ellen has over 25 years of IT infrastructure and project management experience at major institutions in Hong Kong. Prior to joining AsiaSat, she held senior positions in Hong Kong Productivity Council and Hong Kong Jockey Club, where she has played a leading role in providing leadership and management in the development and implementation of innovative IT services.

Ellen holds a Master’s Degree in Management Information System and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, and is also certified in Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Project Management Professional (PMP) and Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT).

On the new appointment, Andrew Jordan, President and Chief Executive Officer of AsiaSat said, “I am very happy to introduce Ellen to the AsiaSat team, and look forward to seeing her talents align further our IT efforts to create an even more efficient and secure environment for our customers and colleagues through the deployment of robust IT policies.”

About AsiaSat

Asia Satellite Telecommunications Company Limited (AsiaSat), the leading satellite operator in Asia, serves over two-thirds of the world's population with its seven satellites, AsiaSat 3S, AsiaSat 4, AsiaSat 5, AsiaSat 6, AsiaSat 7 and AsiaSat 8, and the new AsiaSat 9. The AsiaSat satellite fleet serves both the broadcast and telecommunications industries. Over 600 television and radio channels are now delivered by the company's satellites offering access to more than 830 million TV households across the Asia-Pacific region. AsiaSat is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Asia Satellite Telecommunications Holdings Limited, a company listed on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (Stock Code: 1135).