Andrew Silberstein is senior vice president of Globecomm Systems, a publicly held global provider of communications solutions and services. He currently leads the company’s operations, planning and execution of strategic business development, as well as sales and management of ongoing services. A 25-year veteran of the telecommunications industry, Mr. Silberstein most recently served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Schema Inc., a global wireless optimization software company, with operations in the United States, Israel and Latin America. Prior to his tenure with Schema, Mr. Silberstein served as Globecomm’s Managing Director, Asia-Pacific, based in Hong Kong. Mr. Silberstein has served on the board of a number of Jewish institutions, including the Ohel Leah Synagogue in Hong Kong, and is currently a board member of Areyvut, a non-profit organization helping Jewish youth infuse their lives with the core Jewish values of chesed (kindness), tzedakah (charity) and tikkun olam (social action). He is also involved with the Sanhedria School for Boys in Jerusalem. Mr. Silberstein has a B.Sc. in electrical engineering from Rutgers University, M.Sc. in electrical engineering from Johns Hopkins University, and an Executive MBA from the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, the country’s academic leader in science and technology.