Inmarsat

Inmarsat is a telecommunication company that provides mobile satellite communication solutions for the aviation and maritime industries. Read more

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Inmarsat

Inmarsat is a telecommunication company that provides mobile satellite communication solutions for the aviation and maritime industries. Read more

Rajeev Suri's photo - CEO of Inmarsat

CEO

Rajeev Suri

CEO Approval Rating

89/100

Founded:

1979

Status:

PrivateSubsidiary of Apax Partners, Warburg Pincus International, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board

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EchoStar is seen as one of Inmarsat's top competitors. EchoStar was founded in Englewood, Colorado} in 1980. EchoStar is in the Telecommunication Services industry. Compared to Inmarsat, EchoStar generates $508.7M more revenue.

Iridium is Inmarsat's #2 competitor. Iridium was founded in 2000, and its headquarters is in McLean, Virginia. Iridium competes in the Telecommunication Services industry. Iridium has 984 fewer employees than Inmarsat.

Globalstar is Inmarsat's #3 rival. Globalstar is headquartered in Covington, Louisiana, and was founded in 1991. Like Inmarsat, Globalstar also competes in the Telecommunication Services industry. Globalstar generates 8.83% the revenue of Inmarsat.

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Inmarsat Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION

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Dec 2013

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undisclosed
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T.C. Communications

May 2013

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undisclosed
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These are all the companies that Inmarsat has acquired. Inmarsat has acquired 2 companies and its latest acquisition was in Dec 2013.

Inmarsat Funding History

Since Inmarsat was founded in 1979, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Inmarsat has raised $1.8B. Inmarsat's funding round was on Sep 2019 for a total of $1.8B

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FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

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Post-IPO Debt
Sep 2019
$1.8B

Apax Partners

Since Inmarsat was founded in 1979, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Inmarsat has raised $1.8B. Inmarsat's funding round was on Sep 2019 for a total of $1.8B

Inmarsat Investments

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Actility develops a machine-to-machine communication platform that is designed for massively scalable deployments of mission-critical applications.
$75M
Apr 11, 2017
Series D
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These are all the companies that Inmarsat has invested in. Inmarsat has invested 2 companies and its latest investment was in Dec 2013.

Inmarsat News

April 28, 2021ExecutiveBiz

Inmarsat, Honeywell to Jointly Offer Satcom Services to US Government - ExecutiveBiz

Looking for the latest Government Contracting News? Check out our story: Inmarsat, Honeywell to Joint... See more »
April 21, 2021Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

New Inmarsat Report Captures Role Of Singapore Start-Ups In Maritime's Digital Transformation

A new study sponsored by Inmarsat, the world leader in global, mobile satellite communications, offer... See more »
April 19, 2021Advanced Television

Inmarsat wins satellite spat

Eutelsat and Viasat have lost a legal decision at the EU's Court of Justice over a claim that London-... See more »
April 15, 2021Satnews

Inmarsat + OneOcean Initiate Partnership To Focus On Maritime Solutions

Leading maritime technology innovators have joined forces to open a new chapter in industry-wide digi... See more »
April 14, 2021Digital Ship

OneOcean joins Inmarsat as Certified Application Provider

Inmarsat has announced that OneOcean will become an Inmarsat Certified Application Provider (CAP), ce... See more »
April 14, 2021Hellenic Shipping News

Inmarsat And OneOcean Partner To Deliver Pioneering Digital Solutions For Navigation And Compliance

Inmarsat, the world-leading mobile satellite communications provider, and OneOcean, the global leader... See more »
April 9, 2021World Fishing and Aquaculture

Fleet Xpress aids fishing fleet connectivity

Inmarsat's Fleet Xpress high-speed maritime broadband services will be used by a Canadian seafood com... See more »

Inmarsat Blogs

October 19, 2018Inmarsat Blog

Four decades strong: How a longstanding Inmarsat partnership with COMSAT delivers “Anytime, Anywhere” SATCOM connectivity and capabilities to U.S. Government

At COMSAT, we have served as a proud partner of Inmarsat for four decades, going back to Inmarsat’s v... See more »
September 20, 2018Inmarsat Blog

Our landmark collaboration with Panasonic marks a step-change in in-flight connectivity

It’s no secret that in today’s digital society, reliable mobile connectivity is essential to ou... See more »
August 24, 2018Inmarsat Blog

A broader safety platform for vessels in distress

Following the decision to include L-band connectivity in the International Maritime Organization’s (I... See more »
August 21, 2018Inmarsat Blog

Ka-band: The best path forward for AISR

Global intelligence gathering operations are increasingly conducted from airborne platforms. Effectiv... See more »
August 9, 2018Inmarsat Blog

Passengers now expect inflight Wi-Fi, but what’s in it for airlines?

It’s back. For the fourth year in a row, Inmarsat has compiled its annual Inflight Connectivity Surve... See more »
August 6, 2018Inmarsat Blog

Royal Marines travel 2,000 miles through Norway supported by Inmarsat

This year will commemorate the 75th anniversary of the most famous special operation of World War II ... See more »
July 16, 2018Inmarsat Blog

Proving there is life beyond injury

Denali was an uncompromising and demanding expedition at a serious altitude with extreme conditions a... See more »

Inmarsat Press Releases

January 29, 2021WebWire

Analytical Space leverages groundbreaking IDRS technology from Addvalue and Inmarsat to enable new space data transport architectures

Analytical Space, Inc. (ASI) announced today a key new partnership with Inmarsat, the world leader in... See more »
January 11, 2021Runway Girl Network

SD activates 500th terminal on Inmarsat GX network.

Satcom Direct (SD) has successfully activated 500 terminals for aerospace customers subscribing to In... See more »
January 6, 2021Runway Girl Network

Inmarsat readies for most ambitious tech roadmap in its history

Celebrating the fifth anniversary of its Global Xpress (GX) Ka-band network, Inmarsat is now gearing ... See more »
November 30, 2020WebWire

Inmarsat launches 2020 Superyacht Connectivity Report

Inmarsat, the world leader in global, mobile satellite communications, has published its third Supery... See more »
November 18, 2020Runway Girl Network

Inmarsat sees momentum in China for SwiftBroadband-Safety equipage

While the COVID-19 crisis has impacted the speed at which Inmarsat's nextgen SwiftBroadband-Safety (S... See more »
November 10, 2020Runway Girl Network

Global Eagle open to collaborating on GX+ North America solution

Global Eagle is open to collaborating with Inmarsat and Hughes Network Systems as they work to bring ... See more »
October 20, 2020Runway Girl Network

Inmarsat and Hughes join forces on high-capacity IFC for North America

The inflight connectivity market in North America is hotly competitive, with service providers such a... See more »

Inmarsat Videos

January 13, 2021Inmarsat Youtube Channel

"Fleet Hotspot for Offshore Vessels" on YOUTUBE

December 10, 2020Inmarsat Youtube Channel

"GX5 goes live" on YOUTUBE

November 26, 2020Inmarsat Youtube Channel

"Keeping crew connected" on YOUTUBE

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Inmarsat Headquarters

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London, EnglandEC1Y 1AX

44-0-20-7728-1020

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Inmarsat Summary

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Overview

Inmarsat is a telecommunication company that provides mobile satellite communication solutions for the aviation and maritime industries. Inmarsat was founded in 1979. Inmarsat's headquarters is located in London, England, GB EC1Y 1AX. It has raised 1....

CEO

Inmarsat's CEO, Rajeev Suri, currently has an approval rating of 89%. Inmarsat's primary competitors are EchoStar, Iridium & Globalstar.

Website

inmarsat.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Inmarsat

  1. When was Inmarsat founded?

    Inmarsat was founded in 1979
  2. Who is Inmarsat's CEO?

    Inmarsat's CEO is Rajeev Suri
  3. How much revenue does Inmarsat generate?

    Inmarsat generates $1.4B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Inmarsat have?

    Inmarsat has historically raised $1.8B in funding
  5. Where is Inmarsat's headquarters?

    Inmarsat's headquarters is in London England, GB
  1. How many employees does Inmarsat have?

    Inmarsat has 1,500 employees
  2. What sector does Inmarsat operate in?

    Inmarsat is in Telecommunication Services
  3. Who are Inmarsat's competitors?

    Inmarsat's top competitors are EchoStar, Iridium, Globalstar
  4. Who has Inmarsat invested in?

    Inmarsat's has invested in companies such as Actility