Gareth Hughes

Gareth Hughes is Senior Vice President of Supply Chain and Operations for DISH. He is responsible for global supply chain and operational activities related to DISH-designed and Original Design Manufacturers (ODM) products sourced globally. 


In 2014, Gareth joined EchoStar Technologies, now DISH Technologies. He has been instrumental in delivering fundamental improvements in many areas including product quality, predictable, on-time delivery and effective cost management.


Previously, Gareth focused on manufacturing operations and supply chain within the electronics industry. Most recently, he served more than a decade with Blackberry and eight years with Motorola.


Gareth earned his postgraduate diploma in Management Studies from Napier University in Scotland, alongside an Electrical and Electronic Engineering Diploma from Falkirk College of Technology.


Gareth lives in Colorado with his wife, Jennifer, where they enjoy hiking, cycling, golf, home renovations and dining out. His son and daughter live in Southern Ontario, Canada.