SES invests in 03b Networks

SES and Channel Islands-based O3b Networks Limited (O3b), have confirmed that SES has made a minority investment in O3b. The investment will support the development of O3bís satellite-based, global Internet backbone designed to reach the "other three billion" people in the developing world who do not have access to the internet. SES joins Google, Liberty Global, HSBC and North Bridge Venture Partners to become an investor in O3b.