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Kythera Space Solutions Honored by Euroconsult as the 2020 FinSpace Top Tech Startup

Bethesda, Maryland 12 November 2020 — Kythera Space Solutions (https://www.kythera.space), the leading provider of dynamic management systems for next generation satellites and SATCOM networks, announced today that it has been recognized as the 2020 FinSpace Top Tech Startup in the SATCOM industry, an award sponsored by Euroconsult Group (https://www.euroconsult-ec.com).

Over a hundred companies competed for this prestigious fourth annual award that recognizes the most promising and consequential tech startup company in the satellite communications industry.

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"We are honored to receive the FinSpace 2020 award," said Dr. Jeffrey Freedman, PhD, Kythera's CEO. "As the satellite communications industry migrates to software-defined communications payloads and networks, the need for sophisticated software that 'defines' what the satellite and network can and should do on a real-time basis becomes paramount. We're excited to be at the very forefront of this transformation, enabling satellite operators to dynamically and autonomously optimize service and service quality, and at the same time lower the cost per (useful) bit."

The annual FinSpace award is sponsored by Euroconsult Group and presented at the annual World Satellite Business Week conference (http://www.satellite-business.com/en), held virtually this year. This year’s judges included:

  • Jean-Jacque Dordain, Member of Advisory Board, SpaceResources.lu
  • Mark Boggett, CEO, Seraphim Capital
  • Craig Clarke, Founder & Chief Strategy Officer, AAC Clyde
  • Pacôme Révillon, CEO, Euroconsult

Pacôme Révillon, CEO, Euroconsult, put the Kythera’s award in context, "On behalf of FinSpace's Jury and Euroconsult we are happy to award 2020 FinSpace Satcom & Connectivity to Kythera Space Solutions, along with Satellite Vu in the satellite imagery & analytics category. The future and growth of our industry will be shaped through innovative ideas and disruption to solve ongoing challenges. In that regards, the 4th edition of FinSpace Awards demonstrates no shortage of outstanding new concepts and initiatives and promising future leaders of the industry."

About Kythera Space Solutions

Kythera Space Solutions is the leading provider of dynamic management systems for next generation satellite payloads and networks. Kythera’s software solutions manage and optimize your satellite resources along with your ground-based assets, providing fully autonomous, real-time space network provisioning and operations that take full advantage of today’s flexible, high-throughput satellites.

About Euroconsult

Euroconsult Group is an international leading organization, offering unique end-to-end capabilities to government and private stakeholders in the space sector and in satellite-related applications. Euroconsult Group is composed of two distinct, yet complementary, companies: Euroconsult, recognized globally as the reference for market research and consulting for the space industry, and Satconsult, supporting government and private satellite operators in the development and implementation of their satellite-based infrastructure worldwide. The group is privately owned and operates in strict independence and neutrality and has over 600 customers in over 60 countries to its various activities and services. It is headquartered in France, with offices in the U.S., Canada, Japan and Singapore.

Contact:

Kythera Space Solutions
Andy Musliner
amusliner@kythera.space

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