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ND SatCom acquires TECNA Suarl in Dakar, Senegala

(3 October 2019 - ND SatCom) ND SatCom, the premier supplier of and integrator for innovative satellite communication systems and solutions, announced today the acquisition of TECNA located in Dakar, Senegal.

This important strategic move will further enhance outreach and interaction between the company and its customers, partners and the leading communication companies in the West Africa region.

TECNA Suarl has been renamed ND SatCom Senegal.

Charly Nakache, who brings a wealth of industry experience in satellite communications, has been appointed as general manager of ND SatCom SENEGAL and – together with his highly-motivated team of sales and technical professionals – will be responsible to manage the day to day business in the region and expand the reach of ND SatCom.

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ND SatCom Senegal's offices (courtesy: ND SatCom)

With new business growing for ND SatCom in West Africa, the need to establish local presence became vital. “We see very positive potential for our satellite communication solutions here," said Alexander Mueller-Gastell, CEO of ND SatCom. "This decision to acquire TECNA underscores this potential and the opportunity to expand further afield. The office location is close to several of our existing customers and provides an excellent base where we can share our latest technology and insights. With our new Director Charly Nakache, our customers and partners in the region can expect excellent responsiveness, collaboration and tailored solutions that meet their unique communications needs.”

About ND SatCom

With over three decades of experience, ND SatCom is the premier supplier of and integrator for innovative satellite communication equipment systems and solutions to support customers with critical operations anywhere in the world. Customers in more than 130 countries have chosen ND SatCom as a trusted and reliable source of high-quality and secure turnkey and custom system-engineered communication solutions. The company’s products and solutions are used in more than 200 transnational networks in government, military, telecom and broadcast environments.

ND SatCom's flagship product, the SKYWAN platform, enables international users to communicate securely, effectively and quickly over satellite.