Tom Severson

Tom Severson
COO and CFO

A senior executive with 25+ years' experience in technology, media and telecommunications, Tom was most recently CFO of EMC until its sale to Global Eagle Entertainment for $550 million in 2016. As a result of this transaction, he continued as CFO there until 2017.

Previously, he held the CFO post at Myxer, the Nicklaus Companies (owned by golf legend Jack Nicklaus), American Media and Paxson Communications (ndba ION Media). Early in his career, Tom was the Chief Accounting Officer of Sinclair Broadcast Group and a CPA in the audit practice of KPMG.

Tom's experience includes a significant focus on business operations combined with the ability to consistently execute successful transactions. These transactions have included $3.2 billion in business acquisitions, $6.2 billion in public and private capital raising activities, and the execution of $1.5 billion in business sale transactions.

Our Mission

Our team of engineers and space scientists is on a mission to eliminate the connectivity gaps faced by today’s 5 billion mobile subscribers and finally bring broadband to the billions who remain unconnected.