ViaSat is a global provider of satellite broadband and wireless services, infrastructure, and technology. As services and technology Сompany,  it is connecting international communities to the internet by offering residential Internet service, enabling passengers and operations crews to stream high-bandwidth media, applications, and content when traveling globally on commercial, business or government aircraft and maritime vessels, and empowering international warfighters on the front lines of battle with real-time, secure Internet-based intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance for high-requirement missions. ViaSat delivers and protects information with its trusted communications ground systems, infrastructure, and services.

Company Growth (employees)
Carlsbad, US
Size (employees)
4,300 (est)
ViaSat was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Carlsbad, US

Key People/Management at ViaSat

Mark Dankberg

Mark Dankberg

Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer
Richard Baldridge

Richard Baldridge

President and Chief Operating Officer
Doug Abts

Doug Abts

Vice President, Global Mobility
Robert Blair

Robert Blair

Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Girish Chandran

Girish Chandran

Vice President and Chief Technical Officer
Melinda Del Toro

Melinda Del Toro

Senior Vice President, People and Culture
Bruce Dirks

Bruce Dirks

Senior Vice President, Treasury and Corporate Development
Shawn Duffy

Shawn Duffy

Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Kevin Harkenrider

Kevin Harkenrider

President, Commercial Networks
Keven Lippert

Keven Lippert

President, Broadband Services and Chief Legal Officer
Mark Miller

Mark Miller

Executive Vice President, Chief Technical Officer and Co-Founder
Steven Hart

Steven Hart

Executive Vice President, Engineering, Chief Technical Officer and Co-Founder
Ken Peterman

Ken Peterman

President, Government Systems

ViaSat Office Locations

ViaSat has offices in Carlsbad, Duluth, Linthicum Heights, Bryan and in 16 other locations
Carlsbad, US (HQ)
6155 El Camino Real
Bryan, US
2908 Finfeather Rd
Cleveland, US
4830 E 49th St
Duluth, US
1725 Breckinridge Plaza
Englewood, US
349 Inverness Dr S
Linthicum Heights, US
200 785 Elkridge Landing Rd
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ViaSat Financials and Metrics

ViaSat Financials

ViaSat's revenue was reported to be $1.6 b in FY, 2017

Revenue (Q2, 2018)

393.1 m

Gross profit (Q2, 2018)

48 m

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2018), %


Net income (Q2, 2018)

(13.9 m)

EBIT (Q2, 2018)

(15.9 m)

Market capitalization (22-Dec-2017)

4.3 b

Cash (30-Sep-2017)

242.7 m


4 b
ViaSat's current market capitalization is $4.3 b.
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


1.4 b1.4 b1.6 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

963.9 m984.3 m1 b

Gross profit

418.6 m433.1 m510.4 m
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018


344.4 m353.3 m347.8 m363.1 m399.2 m380.6 m380 m393.1 m

Cost of goods sold

243.4 m240.8 m237.6 m248.3 m271.1 m255.5 m260.5 m345.1 m

Gross profit

100.9 m112.6 m110.2 m114.9 m128.1 m125.1 m119.5 m48 m

Gross profit Margin, %

USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


52.3 m42.1 m130.1 m

Accounts Receivable

266.3 m286.7 m263.7 m

Prepaid Expenses

44.7 m47.6 m57.8 m


128.4 m145.2 m163.2 m
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018


42.5 m46.4 m63.9 m47.3 m51.3 m284.9 m160.6 m242.7 m

Accounts Receivable

294.5 m304.5 m259.8 m262.7 m276.5 m254.8 m215.1 m251.9 m

Prepaid Expenses

47.2 m47.8 m48.4 m53.5 m49.3 m53.6 m66.2 m72.4 m


127.3 m123.3 m141.3 m155.5 m151.6 m158.5 m177.9 m181.4 m
    USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

    Net Income

    39.9 m21.8 m21.8 m

    Depreciation and Amortization

    221.4 m242.1 m245.9 m

    Accounts Receivable

    3.7 m(26.3 m)16.1 m


    (1.2 m)(26.7 m)(12.4 m)
    USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

    Net Income

    2.5 m7.4 m17.4 m2.2 m12.9 m17.5 m(9.2 m)(23.1 m)

    Depreciation and Amortization

    57.3 m118.4 m182.2 m60 m121.8 m183.4 m63.9 m124.8 m

    Accounts Receivable

    (30.5 m)(41.1 m)3.2 m21.9 m6.5 m26.7 m46.5 m251.9 m


    (3.1 m)(4.5 m)(20.1 m)(11.7 m)(2.1 m)(9.8 m)(15.2 m)(12.5 m)
      USDY, 2017


      -254.7 x


      21.7 x


      91.4 k

      Financial Leverage

      1.8 x
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      ViaSat Operating Metrics

      ViaSat's Backlog was reported to be $1.1 b in Q1, 2018. ViaSat's Subscribers was reported to be 625 k in Q1, 2018
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      ViaSat Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

      Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
      ViaSat India Pvt. Ltd.
      ViaSat Antenna Systems S.A.
      ViaSat Australia PTY Limited
      ViaSat Broadband Holdings B.V.
      ViaSat China Services, Inc.
      ViaSat Europe S.r.L.
      Engreen India Private Limited
      Euro Broadband Retail Sàrl
      Exede Communications Limitada
      Exede DEU GmbH
      ViaSat Netherlands B.V.
      ViaSat Peru S.R.L.
      ViaSat Satellite Holdings Limited
      ViaSat Satellite Ventures Holdings Luxembourg S.a.r.l.
      ViaSat Stimulus, LLC
      VService, Inc.
      Wildblue Communications Canada Corp.
      Exede Servicos De Comunicacoes Rio Limitada
      IOM Licensing Holding Company Limited
      Thames Space Limited
      ViaSat (IOM) Limited
      ViaSat Technologies Limited
      ViaSat Tecnologia S.A. de C.V.
      ViaSat UK Limited
      ViaSat VS3 Holdings Limited
      ViaSat Worldwide Limited
      ViaSat, Inc. Limitada
      VParent, Inc.
      ArconicsNovember 14, 2016$21.6 m
      Engreen, Inc.June 11, 2015
      NetNearUJune 10, 2014
      LonoCloudApril 12, 2013
      Stonewood GroupJune 05, 2010
      WildBlueOctober 01, 2009$568 m
      JAST Antenna SystemsJuly 24, 2007$2 m
      Intelligent Compression TechnologiesFebruary 20, 2007$20 m
      Enerdyne TechnologiesJune 21, 2006$17.5 m
      Efficient Channel CodingNovember 25, 2005$26 m
      US MonolithicsDecember 21, 2001$30 m

      ViaSat Market Value History

      ViaSat Revenue Breakdown

      ViaSat Median Salaries

      Source: 61 public H-1B filings from ViaSat

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