Born on 4 July 1958, Mr Ferdinand Kayser was appointed Chief Executive Officer, SES Video in April 2017. Previously, he had been Chief Commercial Officer of SES since 2011. He is a member of the Boards of SES ASTRA and YahLive.
Mr Kayser joined SES in 2002 as President and Chief Executive Officer of SES ASTRA. He has worked in senior roles in media companies such as Premiere Medien GmbH and Co. KG and CLT Multimedia. Prior to his appointment as Chief Commercial Officer of SES, he was President and Chief Executive Officer of SES ASTRA. Mr Kayser holds a Master of Economics from the University of Paris 1, Panthéon-Sorbonne, and has concluded specialised university studies in Media Law and Management of Electronic Media.
Mr Kayser is a Luxembourg national.