Newly appointed managing director of Sat-Space Africa, Tillmann Wilschke plans to take the company to new heights and deliver on the company’s vision of Advancing Africa. Sat-Space Africa is a fast growing IP connectivity company that combines the latest satellite and IP technology with a large footprint in Africa.
Tillmann brings with him 20 years of experience and knowledge of the telecommunications industry. He plans to play a key role in driving the company’s aggressive growth strategy as well as building Sat-Space Africa’s outstanding reputation for superior service delivery.
He says this service excellence is the direct result of an innovative investment in the long term career paths of professionals, building a community of talent that is energised by its understanding of the market.
“Using fibre optics, satellite and wireless networks, Sat-Space Africa is able to supply fast and dependable IP connectivity solutions all over Sub Saharan countries,” he says.
After graduating as a Telecommunications Engineer in Germany, Tillmann joined Infineon and later on Vodafone in Munich, Germany. During that period, he developed his skills and also achieved a number of qualifications and certifications in order to keep up with new technological developments in the industry.
Tillmann says he is proud to have been given this opportunity and is looking forward to leading Sat Space Africa to new heights. “We have a great team and I believe on building the brand that is loved by our consumers, while contributing to the vision of the Sat-Space Africa board and delivering our vision of Advancing Africa.”
“My passion for problem solving and interest in being on top of new technologies and challenges brought me back to Namibia in 2007, where I could face the new African reality in the telecommunications sector,” he concludes.
Sat-Space Africa is a fast growing IP connectivity company that combines the latest Satellite and IP technology with a strong footprint in Africa. Using Fibre optic, satellite and wireless networks Sat-Space Africa is able to supply fast and dependable IP connectivity solutions.
‘’The offering includes Satellite Solutions on C band, Ku band and Ka band as well as an MPLS network to connect major locations on the continent including last mile solutions. We offer installation, ground service and licensing for almost all African countries. With our robust and advanced billing system we are able to offer unique pre-paid Vsat products. Our bundles are targeting a wide customer audience: from premium business solutions with high dedicated capacity to cost effective home user packages,’’ a statement from the company said.
‘Our operation contains 2 iDirect hubs in UK, 1 hub in Luanda and 1 hub in Johannesburg servicing more than 1,300 terminals in 27 countries helped by our satellite fleet consisting of Telstar 11N, T12V, Yamal402, Africasat-1a, AM-7 and Hylas2. We also reach 9 capitals in Africa and 2 in Europe with our MPLS network.’’