Bejoy Pankajakshan

EVP, Chief Technology and Strategy Officer

We are enabling new players to enter the market, traditionally controlled by a handful of vendors, and bring innovation and disruption by widening the supply chain. We will enable convergence of the telecom and IT industries and this will completely change how telecom is viewed in the future.

Bejoy Pankajakshan, EVP, Chief Technology and Strategy Officer, at India Mobile Congress, October 2022
Mavenir’s Bejoy Pankajakshan, EVP Chief Technology & Strategy Officer, presenting at the India Mobile Congress Global CTO Conclave on ‘Building a Connected Ecosystem for Next Techade’, India Mobile Congress, October 2022
Bejoy Pankajakshan, EVP, Chief Technology and Strategy Officer, at Mobile World Live “Unwrapped” with executives from the GSMA Intelligence and Red Hat in a conversation around Cloud & Edge.

About Bejoy Pankajakshan

EVP, Chief Technology and Strategy Officer

Bejoy is an accomplished product and technology leader with a record of defining business vision and driving investments and acquisitions to realize long range growth.

He has led multiple industry-first innovations and launches of world’s first technologies both from the Operator and 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.


  • Next-Generation Technologies
  • Product & Technology Development
  • Network Engineering & Design
  • Strategic Planning / Merger & Acquisition Transactions


Bejoy Pankajakshan
Bejoy Pankajakshan

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In the News


Marking Milestones for Telcos’ Cloud-Native Journey 

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Hyperscalers Can Redefine Mobile Telecommunications Networks

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

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

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

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

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“We are building the future of networks”: Interview with Mavenir’s Bejoy Pankajakshan

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Accelerating US 5G Competitiveness

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What’s next for 5G? – TMN Panel Debate at MWC Hosted by Mavenir

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Mavenir Rules Out Nokia, Ericsson in Open RAN Market

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Mavenir CEO Cuts Through Open RAN Noise

When discussions turn to the topic of open radio access networks (RAN), Mavenir’s CEO Pard…
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How DSPs Can Accelerate Speed to Market for New Services

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Previous Speaking Engagements

CNBC-TV 18: The 5G Opportunity

Mavenir’s Bejoy Pankajakshan, joins key industry leaders discussing the 5G opportunity, on CNBC-TV18, a live TV session dedicated on the Private 5G opportunity in India and the rise in adoption for Industry 4.0 applications.

What’s next for 5G?

A TMN Panel Debate at MWC, hosted by Mavenir, featuring Bejoy Pankajakshan, CTO & Strategy Officer Mavenir. “We want to see more transitions to Standalone networks, which brings in these benefits around slicing and low latency, but also the transition to public clouds.”

OpenBeam – Light Reading

Mavenir’s Bejoy Pankajakshan and John Baker caught up with Light Reading at the Big 5G Event to talk about Mavenir’s first US-based customer for the radio equipment, Triangle Communications in Montana, and other updates.

Driving Innovation in 5G

Mavenir’s Bejoy Pankajakshan, Chief Technology and Strategy Officer, and Peter Jarich, Head of GSMA Intelligence, join Justin Springham in an interview addressing the impact and opportunities currently driven by adopting an open, automated and virtualized cloud-native network architecture to the deployment of 5G.

How Mavenir’s Vision Will Help Transform Operator Business Models

In this MWL interview, Bejoy Pankajakshan, Chief Strategy Officer at the cloud-native network software provider, outlines how the company’s vision will help transform operator business models and what the future holds for the evolution of telecom networks.

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