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EchoStar Corporation

100 Inverness Terrace East
Englewood, CO 80112-5308
United States
303 706 4000

IndustryCommunication Equipment
Full-time employees2,300

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Charles William ErgenExec. ChairmanN/AN/A1953
Mr. Hamid AkhavanPrincipal Financial Officer, CEO & Pres1.53MN/A1961
Mr. Dean A. MansonChief Legal Officer & Sec.1.1MN/A1967
Mr. Paul GaskeChief Operating OfficerN/AN/A1954
Ms. Veronika TakacsController & Principal Accounting OfficerN/AN/A1982
Mr. Adrian MorrisChief Technology OfficerN/AN/A1955
Mr. Deepak V. DuttVP of Investor RelationsN/AN/A1945
Mr. Kenneth G. CarrollExec. VP of Corp. and Bus. Devel.N/AN/A1955
Ms. Michelle PearreChief HR OfficerN/AN/A1969
Ms. Jennifer A. MannerSr. VP of Regulatory AffairsN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of 31 December 2022, and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


EchoStar Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides networking technologies and services worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Hughes and EchoStar Satellite Services (ESS). The Hughes segment offers broadband network technologies, managed services, equipment, hardware, satellite services, and communications solutions to government and enterprise customers. The segment also designs, provides, and installs gateway and terminal equipment to customers for other satellite systems, as well as offers satellite ground segment systems and terminals for other satellite systems, including mobile system operators. In addition, it designs, develops, constructs, and provides telecommunication networks comprising satellite ground segment systems and terminals to mobile system operators and enterprise customers. The ESS segment provides satellite services using its owned and leased to offer satellite services on a full-time and/or occasional-use basis to the U.S. government service providers, internet service providers, broadcast news organizations, content providers, and private enterprise customers. It serves customers in North America, South and Central America, Asia, Africa, Australia, Europe, India, and the Middle East. The company was incorporated in 2007 and is headquartered in Englewood, Colorado.

Corporate governance

EchoStar Corporation’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 1 June 2023 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 3; Board: 10; Shareholder rights: 10; Compensation: 9.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while 10 indicates higher governance risk.