As Senior Advisor, Wong serves as a strategic partner to the CEO and Executive Leadership Team, leveraging extensive business, organizational, and technical skills in creating, validating, and operationalizing initiatives. He serves as both internal advisor and external consultant to the company ecosystem in support of achieving the ST Engineering Satcom group’s long term goals and objectives.
Prior to joining ST Engineering iDirect, Wong was chief engineer at Inmarsat. Throughout his 28-year career at Inmarsat, Wong led several key programs, and is particularly acknowledged for his role in the implementation and delivery of large-scale, complex programs such as Inmarsat’s first global mobile broadband VSAT system (Global Xpress), first 3G network over satellite (BGAN) and first handheld satellite phone (IsatPhone Pro).
Prior to that, he was a systems engineer at British Telecom International (BTI).
Wong is the author of 3 U.S. patents and holds a Bachelor of Science in electronic and electrical engineering from the University of Surrey.