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EchoStar Corporation

100 Inverness Terrace East
Englewood, CO 80112
United States
303-706-4000
http://www.echostar.com

SectorTechnology
IndustryCommunication Equipment
Full Time Employees4,000

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedAge
Mr. Michael T. DuganChief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director867.99kN/A68
Mr. David J. RaynerChief Financial Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Exec. VP and Treasurer790.04k78.97k60
Mr. Anders N. JohnsonChief Strategy Officer and Pres of Echostar Satellite Services LLC902.07kN/A60
Mr. Kranti K. KilaruExec. VP of Bus. Systems632.07k3.24M52
Mr. Pradman P. KaulDirector and Pres of Hughes Communications Inc1.44MN/A71
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

EchoStar Corporation offers satellite operations, video delivery solutions, digital set-top boxes, and broadband satellite technologies and services for home and small office customers worldwide. The company operates in three segments: Hughes, EchoStar Technologies, and EchoStar Satellite Services. The Hughes segment provides satellite broadband Internet access and satellite technologies to North American consumer market; and broadband network technologies, managed services, equipment, and communications solutions to enterprise and government customers. This segment also offers managed services, equipment, and communications solutions to large enterprise customers for mobile satellite systems; designs, provides, and installs gateway and terminal equipment to customers for other satellite systems; and satellite ground segment systems and terminals to mobile system operators. The EchoStar Technologies segment designs, develops, and distributes high-definition and standard-definition digital set-top boxes, and related products and technologies, such as satellite dishes and remote controls for satellite TV service providers and telecommunication companies. This segment also offers digital broadcast operations, including satellite uplinking/downlinking, transmission services, signal processing, conditional access management, and other services; and Slingbox units directly to consumers through retail outlets and online, as well as to the pay-TV operator markets. The EchoStar Satellite Services segment provides satellite services on a full-time and occasional-use basis primarily to DISH Network, Dish Mexico, the United States government service providers, Internet service providers, broadcast news organizations, programmers, and private enterprise customers through its 18 owned and leased in-orbit satellites. EchoStar Corporation was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in Englewood, Colorado.

Corporate Governance

EchoStar Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of May 1, 2017 is 9. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 10; Shareholder Rights: 7; Compensation: 8.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.