Bejoy Pankajakshan

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EVP, Chief Technology and Strategy Officer

Bejoy Pankajakshan

Bejoy is the Chief Technology and Strategy Officer at Mavenir. In this role, Bejoy leads and orchestrates cross-functional strategic alignment of the complete product portfolio, advises on business-critical imperatives, and engages external business and industry experts on product and technology strategies that accelerate innovation across Mavenir. He is an accomplished product and technology leader with a record of defining business vision and driving investments and acquisitions to realize long range growth.

Previously he led the Product Line Management and Solution Architecture teams at Mitel Mobile (now Mavenir) and has held multiple leadership roles with Sprint (now part of T-Mobile) and MetroPCS (now part of T-Mobile), and technical roles at BPL-US West (now part of Vodafone Idea).

Bejoy’s extensive mobile and telecommunications experience includes leadership positions in Product & Technology Development, Strategic Planning, M&A transactions, Competitive Analysis, Network Engineering and Design.

Board positions include FCC Technological Advisory Counsel,  Open Digital Framework Advisory Board, TM Forum; Forbes Technology Council; and CX Advisory Board, University of Houston Bauer College of Business. Bejoy had led multiple industry-first innovations and led launches of world’s first technologies both from the Operator & vendor side, Bejoy is backed by solid credentials including AMP from Harvard, MS from SMU, MBA from KSU, CCIE and over 30 granted patents covering next generation technologies.

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The Role Of Open RAN In Helping Open Markets And Unlocking The Value Of 5G

29 June 2022

An end-to-end, cloud-native, open network isn't just challenging traditional methods and infrastructure vendors but rather represents a reset for the mobile industry, writes Mavenir Chief Technology & Strategy Officer Bejoy Pankajakshan in Forbes.

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Pioneering New Horizons: How Mavenir and AWS are Helping CSPs Leverage the Public Cloud

15 June 2022

The agility and scale of the public cloud and niche communication infrastructure capabilities of CSPs are beginning to converge into a mutually beneficial relationship that will shape the innovation and operating models for the telecommunication industry in the forthcoming decade. With greenfield 5G CSPs like Dish Wireless successfully launching a network by adopting the public cloud as their platform for end-to-end services, there is no longer a need to prove that the hyperscale platforms are the right choice for telecom grade workloads.

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Operator RCS is the Fast and Easy Solution to the Digital Markets Act (DMA)

12 May 2022

The European Union Council and Parliament, recently reached a provisional agreement on the Digital Markets Act (DMA) in an effort to make the digital sector fairer and more competitive. 

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