IntelePeer Inc., which is revolutionizing the delivery of communications, enabling carriers, service providers and enterprises to access communication services from the Cloud, has a new GM to head its Telco Business Unit.
An announcement regarding the appointment of Shaun Andrews as GM of the unit was made by the Chairman of the company.
'Shaun is a great addition to our executive team, bringing a record of achievements in telecommunications across product management, development, sales, operations and finance,' Frank Fawzi, IntelePeer (News - Alert)chairman and CEO, said.
Fawzi was confident that the Telco business unit would continue to grow and succeed under Shaun's leadership.
Andrews holds an MBA from Northwestern University and a Bachelor of Science in Business from Miami University.
He held executive roles focused on product management and development, sales, finance, and operations with leading communication companies, before he was appointed as Vice President of commercial services for Level3's Wholesale Markets Group.
Andrews successfully managed the profit and loss for telecommunications business units and achieved hundreds of millions to multiple billions in annual revenues.
Leveraging his executive leadership and vast industry experience, Andrews will use it to enhance the Telco Business Unit by increasing revenue and profitability through the Intelpeer global Voice Peering Network.
As GM of the Telco Business Unit, Andrews will lead teams that manage carrier sales, vendor relations, and product development. The experience he has gained and leadership abilities will strengthen his position and allow him to forge ahead with confidence.
Based in San Mateo, California., IntelePeer operates its own carrier-grade network, carrying more than 12 billion minutes annually, with worldwide coverage delivered through an IP and TDM peering grid with over 50 leading service provider peering partners. IntelePeer is privately held and is backed by venture capital firms.
In a related news item, IntelePeer Inc., well known for its hosted on-demand rich media communications, announced its selection by AlwaysOn as one of the OnDemand Top 100 winners. IntelePeer's inclusion in the OnDemand 100 signifies leadership within the ongoing transformation in the telecommunications market.