Smallsat providing IoT have been planned for years, and launches are finally happening with constellations beginning to offer commercial services. Changes in the technology infrastructure and application targets are increasing the revenue potential for smallsat IoT. This Market Brief will highlight the many applications and providers of service.
Rajesh Suseelan is Senior Director for Strategic Business Development at ST Engineering iDirect where he brings together satellite operators, service providers and ecosystem partners to develop IoT technology enablers and drive market adoption across different industry verticals. Before joining ST Engineering iDirect in, he led product management and digital innovation around IoT products and solutions at Inmarsat. Rajesh has over two decades of global experience in strategy development, product management, business development and digital strategy in companies such as IBM, Deutsche Telekom and Inmarsat. He holds an MBA from INSEAD and a Bachelor’s degree in Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering from Mangalore University, India.