Ken Loke named vice president for the Asia-Pacific region effective immediately

Ken Loke KVH

Ken Loke has extensive experience in satellite and managed services

Middletown, Rhode Island-based mobile connectivity supplier KVH Industries Inc has named Ken Loke vice president-Asia Pacific.

Loke brings extensive experience in satellite and managed services to the new role, having previously served as chief commercial officer and chief executive officer for Eutelsat-Asia Pacific, and senior vice president for General Electric Satellite for North Asia, Southeast Asia and the Oceania region.

“We are delighted to welcome Ken to KVH to direct our initiatives in the dynamic Asia-Pacific region, an important centre of the maritime industry,” said KVH executive vice president for mobile connectivity, Mark Woodhead. “Ken’s extensive background in the satellite industry and his deep familiarity with the region make him an invaluable leader.”

A Singaporean citizen, Loke speaks English, Mandarin, Bahasa, and Cantonese. He holds a master’s degree in business administration from the National University of Singapore, and a bachelor’s degree in mechanical and production engineering.