Leadership

  • Bob Roe

    Chief Executive Officer

  • Ian Canning

    Chief Operating Officer

  • Douglas Whitworth

    Chief Financial Officer

  • Jennifer Maus

    Director, Human Resources

  • Joseph Uglialoro

    General Counsel and Secretary

OneWeb Technologies highly proficient, professional staff is led by a management team that boasts more than 150 years’ experience in the satellite communications industry. OneWeb Technologies senior executives have led many successful programs to meet the complex networking requirements of global multinational corporations and major U.S. government agencies.

Bob Roe, Chief Executive Officer

Bob Roe joined OneWeb Technologies as Chief Executive Officer in March 2012.

Mr. Roe has more than 41 years’ experience as a satellite communications professional, including senior management positions with Stratos Global group from 1998-2011.

Prior to joining OneWeb Technologies, Mr. Roe served for more than five years as President and CEO of Stratos Government Services Inc. (SGSI) where he led highly successful programs to meet the COMSATCOM needs of Dept. of Defense and other federal and state agencies. Under his leadership, SGSI deployed commercial satellite communications infrastructure for the U.S. Coast Guard, the U.S. Navy Military Sealift Command, and several other military agencies.

From 2006-11, Mr. Roe also served as Chairman of the Mobile Satellite Users Association.

Prior to his career in commercial satellite communications, Mr. Roe served 22 years in the U.S. Navy as a communications and intelligence officer. His assignments included surface shipboard tours on cruisers and aircraft carriers, airborne commands in C-130 Hercules aircraft TACAMO Surveillance program, and Mobile Communications Units in Desert Storm.

He earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Management and a Master of Science Degree with honors in Business Management from National Louis University in Evanston, Illinois.


Ian Canning, Chief Operating Officer

Ian Canning has more than 30 years’ experience in the global satellite communications and telecommunications industries. He joined OneWeb Technologies as Chief Operating Officer in January 2012. In this position, he is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Company along with leading the development of the innovative solutions OneWeb Technologies brings to market.

Prior to joining OneWeb Technologies, Mr. Canning held many senior management positions for Stratos Global Corp., the leading global provider of advanced mobile and fixed-site remote communications solutions. He was responsible for Stratos’ global product and marketing portfolio, generating more than $700 million from advanced remote communications solutions, including the Stratos Advantage range of value-added services.

Positions held during his tenure at Stratos included Vice President, Global Product Marketing (2010-11), Vice President, Marketing and Product Management (2007-10), Stratos’ Managing Director, EMEA and Vice President, Sales (2004-07), and Director, EMEA and Asia (1999-2001).

In addition, Mr. Canning’s experience includes posts with other leading players in the commercial satellite communications industry. From 2001-03, Mr. Canning served as Director, Business Development EMEA and later as Director, Sales EMEA for Iridium Communications Inc. From 1995-99, Mr. Canning served as Manager, Partnership Program for Inmarsat. From 1983-99, he held senior sales positions with a variety of electronics and telecommunications companies, including Nortel Networks, Motorola Codex, and Racal Datacom.

Mr. Canning earned an MBA from London’s Greenwich School of Management.


Douglas Whitworth, Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Whitworth joined the OneWeb Technologies team in 2006 and brings over 30 years of service in the financial sector. He has proven ability to manage within complex environments and deliver strong financial accountability. He began his career with KPMG where he developed a solid base of accounting knowledge and skills by providing accounting and tax services to a wide range of industries. Prior to joining OneWeb Technologies, Mr. Whitworth was CFO of a telecommunications technology company where he assisted in maintaining a 50% annual growth rate over four years and architected its acquisition of a complementary Silicon Valley technology company. As manager of financial research for American General Corporation, he led the team responsible for external financial reporting including annual and quarterly reports and SEC reports and filings.

Mr. Whitworth is active in his community, volunteering his time as a Cub Scout leader and currently serves as Chairman of the Houston CPA Society’s CFO/Controllers Conference Committee. He married his wife Christina in 2007, and together they have a large blended family.

He holds a Masters of Business Administration degree in Management Information Systems from the University of Houston. He is a Certified Public Accountant and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants.


Jennifer Maus, Director of Human Resources

Jennifer Maus joined OneWeb Technologies in April of 2007, and now serves as Director, Human Resources. Ms. Maus has over 15 years of experience in human resources, as well as operations and finance within the telecommunications industry. Prior to joining OneWeb Technologies, Ms. Maus served as an Operations Manager for a private telecommunications company where she successfully ran daily operations, as well as managed areas of human resources and finance.

Ms. Maus specializes in talent management, employee learning and development, employee benefits, resource and budget management, organizational development, and employee relations.

Ms. Maus has been successful in developing and implementing on-boarding practices, performance management, and benefits management.

Ms. Maus studied music at the University of Houston to earn a B.A., and she earned her Masters in Strategic Human Resources Management from Michigan State University.


Joseph Uglialoro, General Counsel and Secretary

Joe joined OneWeb Technologies in May 2021 in connection with the acquisition by OneWeb Technologies to lead the legal team and establish the proxy agreement. Mr. Uglialoro has over 20 years of Government Contracting experience in various roles, such as General Counsel, Chief Operating Officer, and Chief Compliance Officer. In addition to oversight of the legal function, his responsibilities have included leading Contracting, Procurement, Security and Human Resources teams.

Prior to joining OneWeb Technologies, Mr. Uglialoro spent considerable time in the commercial Telecommunications sector, including working for global companies such as France Telecom, PSINet, and Intelsat General.

He has held the position the position of Law & Policy Advisor on the AFCEA Bethesda Chapter Board since 2008. From 2013 to 2016, Mr. Uglialoro served in support of an appointed member to the National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee.

Mr. Uglialoro studied accounting at James Madison University to earn a B.B.A., and earned his Juris Doctorate degree from The Washington College of Law at American University in Washington, D.C.