SES is a communications satellite owner and operator. The Company offers video services, such as broadcasting, content distribution, and occasional use and full-time content contribution and distribution services. It also provides cloud-scale connectivity solutions; satellite-enabled communications and network services for mobile and broadband customers; network infrastructure and services

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TypePublic
HQLuxembourg, LU
Founded1985
Size (employees)2,015 (est)
Websiteses.com
SES was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Luxembourg, LU
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Key People/Management at SES

Steve Collar

Steve Collar

President and CEO
Christophe De Hauwer

Christophe De Hauwer

Chief Strategy and Development Officer
Ferdinand Kayser

Ferdinand Kayser

CEO
John-Paul Hemingway

John-Paul Hemingway

CEO, SES Networks
Martin Halliwell

Martin Halliwell

Chief Technology Officer
Andrew Browne

Andrew Browne

CFO
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SES Office Locations

SES has offices in Dubai, Singapore, Johannesburg, Lagos and in 23 other locations
Luxembourg, LU (HQ)
Château de Betzdorf
Rio de Janeiro, BR
Praia de Botafogo
São Paulo, BR
12551 Av. das Nações Unidas
Addis Ababa, ET
Medahenealm building, 7th floor, Bole Sub City, Wereda 03/04
Paris, FR
10 Rue Vignon
Unterföhring, DE
1-10 Beta-Straße
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SES Financials and Metrics

SES Revenue

SES's revenue was reported to be €2.04 b in FY, 2017
EUR

Revenue (FY, 2017)

2.0b

Gross profit (FY, 2017)

1.8b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2017), %

86.5%

Net income (FY, 2017)

597.9m

EBITDA (FY, 2017)

1.3b

EBIT (FY, 2017)

610.6m

Cash (31-Dec-2017)

269.6m

EV

10.0b
EURFY, 2017

Revenue

2.0b

Cost of goods sold

273.9m

Gross profit

1.8b

Gross profit Margin, %

87%
EURFY, 2017

Cash

269.6m

Accounts Receivable

648.2m

Prepaid Expenses

43.7m

Inventories

30.1m
EURFY, 2017

Depreciation and Amortization

713.6m

Inventories

(2.7m)

Accounts Payable

66.7m

Cash From Operating Activities

1.3b
EURY, 2017

EV/EBITDA

7.6 x

EV/EBIT

16.4 x

EV/CFO

8 x

Revenue/Employee

1.2m

Debt/Equity

0.6 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

2 x
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SES Revenue Breakdown

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SES revenue breakdown by business segment: 31.7% from SES Networks, 68.0% from SES Video and 0.3% from Other

SES revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 27.7% from United States of America, 31.9% from Others, 13.9% from United Kingdom, 20.0% from Germany and 6.5% from Other

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SES Online and Social Media Presence

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SES News and Updates

Global Satellite Communication Services Market 2018 | Major Kay Players – Intelsat, SES, Eutelsat, Telesat, China Satcom, SKY Perfect JSAT Group, AsiaSat

WiseGuyRerports.com Presents “Global Satellite Communication Services Market Size, Status and Forecast 2018-2025” New Document to its Studies Database Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Global Satellite Internet Of Things Market Research Report Study By Current Progresses, Revenue, New Entrants, Market Concentration Rate 2021, Top key players - Eutelsat, Inmarsat, MDA, Orbital ATK, SES

Global Satellite Internet Of Things market Segmented by Technology, End-user and Region - Growth, Overview, Trends, and Forecast 2018 - 2021 Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

FIRST UP Satcom | Thales InFlyt eyes global Ka-band network • Iridium to connect Ocean Cleanup effort • SES opens Isle of Man teleport

To receive FIRST UP Satcom, a weekly SpaceNews newsletter for satellite and telecom professionals, sign up here. TOP STORIES Thales InFlyt’s new CEO Philippe Carette said he wants the company to offer worldwide Ka-band satellite connectivity for aircraft, a service that would position the company a…

SES wants fleet of identical, interchangeable satellites

Instead of buying individual satellites tailored for a specific job at a precise orbital location, fleet operator SES wants homogenous satellites with digitally processed payloads it can reconfigure in orbit to perform any job. SpaceNews.com

Smart Labels 2018 Global Market Key Players – Checkpoint Systems (CCL), Avery Dennison, Sato Holdings Corporation, Tyco Sensormatic, Smartrac, SES (imagotag) – Analysis and Forecast to 2023

WiseGuyRerports.com Presents “Global Smart Labels Market 2018 by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2023” New Document to its Studies Database Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

VERSES Pioneers Global Augmented & Virtual Reality Economy with Blockchain Power for the Future Web

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- VERSES (http://VERSES.io) today showcases its innovative virtual and augmented reality protocol to power ownership, monetization, geolocation and tradability of digital goods, holographic avatars and connected experiences. VERSES' creates a new...
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SES Blogs

New Direct-to-home Satellite TV Bouquet for the Former Yugoslavian Countries from Telekom Srbija and SES

New Direct-to-home Satellite TV Bouquet for the Former Yugoslavian Countries from Telekom Srbija and SEScfranci 15 Nov 2018

Bringing the magic of TV to the Caribbean

Bringing the magic of TV to the Caribbeanaripoche 12 Nov 2018

Strategic partners GovSat and Telespazio France to provide capabilities for the French Ministry of Defence

Strategic partners GovSat and Telespazio France to provide capabilities for the French Ministry of Defencefrancescadf 05 Nov 2018

YTD 2018 Results

YTD 2018 Resultsazorychta 26 Oct 2018

DataCo and SES Networks to Provide Broadband Network for APEC 2018

DataCo and SES Networks to Provide Broadband Network for APEC 2018 azorychta 23 Oct 2018

C-Band Alliance Increases to 200 MHz Its FCC Proposal for Spectrum Repurposing in the U.S. to Support Nationwide 5G Deployment

C-Band Alliance Increases to 200 MHz Its FCC Proposal for Spectrum Repurposing in the U.S. to Support Nationwide 5G Deploymentazorychta 22 Oct 2018
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SES Company Life and Culture

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SES Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was SES founded?

    SES was founded in 1985.

  • Who are SES key executives?

    SES's key executives are Steve Collar, Christophe De Hauwer and Ferdinand Kayser.

  • How many employees does SES have?

    SES has 2,015 employees.

  • What is SES revenue?

    Latest SES annual revenue is €2 b.

  • What is SES revenue per employee?

    Latest SES revenue per employee is €1 m.

  • Who are SES competitors?

    Competitors of SES include Intelsat, Viasat and EchoStar.

  • Where is SES headquarters?

    SES headquarters is located at Château de Betzdorf , Luxembourg.

  • Where are SES offices?

    SES has offices in Dubai, Singapore, Johannesburg, Lagos and in 23 other locations.

  • How many offices does SES have?

    SES has 29 offices.