Managing Director & Heads of Sales, Singapore ASEAN Office Arianespace
Vivian Quenet is Arianespace’s
Managing Director and Head of Sales for the Asia-Pacific region.
Prior to assuming this role as
announced in February 2018, he was Vice President and Managing Director
Asia-Pacific for maritime satellite communications provider KVH Industries PTE
LTD. During his tenure, which began in March 2011, he set up the company’s Asia-Pacific
regional headquarters in Singapore, as well as new sales offices in Hong Kong
and Tokyo. Within five years, KVH Industries became the largest maritime VSAT (very
small aperture terminal) supplier in Asia.
Quenet previously served as the
Asia-Pacific Sales Director for mobile satellite communications provider
Vizada/Marlink (formerly part of Airbus Defense and Space), where he created
the Singapore entity and oversaw all operations for the company’s regional offices.
Over a span of 10 years, Quenet worked to bring satellite communications
services to commercial mariners in several regions, including France, the
United Kingdom, Spain, Portugal, Greece, Scandinavia, Africa, as well as Asia-Pacific.
Before his time at Vizada, he worked as a corporate sales manager for French
mobile phone carrier Bouygues Telecom Enterprises.
A native of France, Quenet holds a
Bachelor in Business Administration (BBA) degree in International Sales and
Marketing from the Université du Sud Toulon-Var in France, and speaks fluent French,
English, and German.
Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Vivian.