Omar Qaise is the founder and CEO of OQ Technology, a global leader in 5G NB-IoT and a prominent player in the NewSpace industry. With a wealth of experience and expertise in the satellite and telecommunications sectors, Omar has successfully positioned OQ Technology at the forefront of innovation and growth.
Under his leadership, OQ Technology has achieved significant milestones, including the successful launch of five Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellites already in orbit, with plans to deploy an additional five satellites by the end of 2023. These endeavors highlight Omar's commitment to expanding satellite connectivity and driving the advancement of IoT technologies worldwide.
Before establishing OQ Technology, Omar honed his skills and knowledge through pivotal roles in renowned organizations such as the European Space Agency, OHB Systems, the German Aerospace Centre, EUMETSAT, and SES Satellites. His experience spans a wide range of missions, encompassing satellite communication, Earth observation, and even deep space exploration. This diverse expertise has played a critical role in OQ Technology's remarkable achievements.
Beyond his professional pursuits, Omar remains actively engaged in charitable causes and is committed to promoting environmental, social, and governance (ESG) principles. He is dedicated to fostering sustainability and making a positive impact within the satcom industry.
Through his visionary leadership, unwavering expertise, and dedication to building a global 5G LEO satellite constellation dedicated to the Internet of Things, Omar Qaise stands out as a distinguished leader in the satellite communication industry.
Early Growth (Series A, Series B)
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