Jay Yass

Jay Yass

Chief Corporate Development Officer


Mr. Jay Yass joined Omnispace in 2017 to lead Corporate Development which includes marketing, sales and related commercial activities. Prior to Omnispace, Mr. Yass led Intelsat’s global Business Development activities. During Jay’s fourteen-year tenure at Intelsat he led key strategic investments/partnerships and was instrumental in developing Intelsat’s mobility strategy and product launch.

Mr. Yass is a four-decade veteran of the satellite industry, successfully leading the early adoption of innovative technologies for new and disruptive business models.

Mr. Yass began his career in the satellite industry with GTE Satellite Corp. (GSAT), which later became Spacenet. Mr. Yass also worked at Telogy Networks (acquired by Texas Instruments) the leader in embedded VoIP solutions and Xybernaut Corporation, a pioneer in wearable computing intellectual property.

Jay started his telecommunications career at AT&T Long Lines, where he held several managerial positions in marketing and systems development.

Mr. Yass earned a Master of Science Degree in Mathematics from New York University.