Chief Executive Officer
Roger Tong is AsiaSat’s Chief Executive Officer. Roger has over 30 yearsʼ experience in the satellite and telecommunications industry, and has held senior and executive management positions in Engineering. He joined AsiaSat in March 2008 as General Manager of Engineering and took up the position of Chief Executive Officer in April 2018. He is Director of Asia Video Industry Association ("AVIA") (formerly CASBAA) since 5 November 2018. Previously, he was employed by Telesat Canada where he worked as a technical consultant and was responsible for various commercial satellite programmes. He has also held various senior management positions at COM DEV International, Allen Telecom Inc. and Mark IV Industries Ltd.
Roger graduated summa cum laude from McMaster University in Ontario, Canada, with a Bachelorʼs degree in computer engineering and a Masterʼs degree in electrical engineering. He holds an MBA degree from Wilfrid Laurier University in Canada, and a doctorate in business administration from The University of Newcastle in Australia. Roger was elected a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Engineering in 2020.