Mavenir announced the appointment Vishant Vora as president, Global Customer Operations and Managed Services.
Vishant Vora, who resigned as chief technology officer (CTO) from Vodafone Idea, will lead Mavenir’s end-to-end business operations including network design, rollout and deployments, solutions and systems integration services, managed services and related strategic initiatives.
“He has led the deployment and management of large-scale Mobile Networks. He will provide a strong focus in leading our Operations activities and will also be charged with leading and driving growth in our end to end O-RAN-based cloud native network deployments and Managed Services business,” said Pardeep Kohli, president and CEO of Mavenir.
Vishant Vora was responsible for providing strategy, people, budget and delivery for the technology aspects of Vodafone Idea. Vishant played an instrumental role in the integration of Vodafone and Idea in 2017, including steering the post-merger integration of the two companies and transforming the business to become a 5G-ready Digital Telco.
Vishant Vora will be based at Mavenir’s headquarters in Richardson, TX and will report to Pardeep Kohli, president and CEO of Mavenir, effective Nov 16th, 2020.