James Kilfeather joined Globalstar in 2017 as Vice President of Emerging Technologies and will be leading strategic technology and business development efforts. Prior to joining Globalstar, Jim served as Head of M2M Product Development within Inmarsat's Product and Network Innovation Division, where he was responsible for identifying new market opportunities in the M2M/IoT space and developing technical solutions and business models for new products and services. Jim also held senior level positions at Cubic Global Tracking Solutions, Orbital Sciences Corp, and SkyBitz.
A proven innovator who is successful in generating revenue growth through the launch of new products and solutions, Jim is experienced in leading multi-disciplined teams in the design, development and deployment of satellite/wireless communications networks and M2M solutions, and is the inventor on 7 US patents.
Jim holds a Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, a Master of Engineering in Space Systems from the University of Colorado and a Master of Business Administration from the University of West Florida.