About Intelsat General

Skot Butler


Skot Butler is President of Intelsat General Communications LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Intelsat S.A., the world’s first Globalized Network, delivering high-quality, cost-effective video and broadband services anywhere in the world.

In this capacity, Mr. Butler oversees Intelsat General’s strategic direction, operational plans and execution of the overall mission to provide a range of sustainable, cost-effective and secure communications solutions to government and commercial customers.

Mr. Butler most recently served as Vice President of Satellite Networks and Space Services at Intelsat General, and prior to that held positions in strategy and business development since joining the company in 2006. During his tenure he led a number of initiatives to provide innovative, mission-critical solutions ranging from hosted payloads to global satellite networks for government and commercial customers worldwide.

Prior to joining Intelsat, Mr. Butler worked at DRS Spacelink as Director of Business Development, leading strategy and solutions for the company’s satellite services business line. He began his career in the satellite industry in 1999 with Verestar where he held sales and business development roles and launched the company’s government services unit.

Mr. Butler is a graduate of the University of Phoenix and has a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Maryland, College Park.

He stays active in the industry and has served as the President of the Mid-Atlantic Chapter of SSPI, on the Board of the Washington Space Business Roundtable and represents IGC on the Commercial Space INFOSEC Working Group (CSIWG) and other assignments.