Radisys Corporation, a provider of embedded wireless infrastructure and telecom platform deployment solutions, recently appointed Hubert de Pesquidoux to its Board of Directors.
Pesquidoux, former chief financial officer (CFO) of Alcatel-Lucent (News - Alert) and president of its Enterprise Business Group, brings diverse expertise gained from a long and distinguished career in executive, financial and operational management roles within the telecommunications industry.
“We are extremely pleased to add someone of Hubert’s experience and background to our Board of Directors,” said Scott Gibson (News - Alert), Radisys’ chairman, in a statement. “In addition to his financial expertise, Hubert’s significant breadth and depth of knowledge in the telecommunications industry will be invaluable as the executive team develops and executes on our strategy of being the leading provider of embedded wireless infrastructure solutions.”
De Pesquidoux was a member of the Alcatel Executive Committee. During his nearly 20-year tenure at Alcatel-Lucent, de Pesquidoux held executive positions including president and CEO of Alcatel North America, chief executive officer (CEO) of Alcatel Canada, and CFO of Alcatel USA.
Radisys provides advanced telecom platform deployment solutions based on the ATCA infrastructure, coupled with Trillium software, services and market expertise. These solutions find applications in a wide variety of 3G & 4G / LTE (News - Alert) mobile network applications.
Recently, the company attained 175 additional wireless infrastructure customers, further enhancing its leadership across multiple technology domains. In another recent development, the telecom platform deployment provider inked a partnership with Mavenir Systems (News - Alert) to power LTE services using Radisys' AdvancedTCA platforms, Trillium software and IP media servers.
“Radisys has a strong market leadership position and has emerging opportunities in areas such as video, small cell, and LTE, amongst other new markets,” de Pesquidoux concluded. “I am excited to join the Radisys team and look forward to contributing to the evolution and execution of the company’s strategy.”