Voxox Adds Shravan Kumar to Executive Team as Vice President of System Engineering
May 22, 2014
Kumar to lead optimization of systems design and technical solution requirements in light of Voxox's growing list of large operator and OEM partnerships
SAN DIEGO – May 22, 2014 – Voxox®, the most comprehensive cloud-based rich communication service for consumers and businesses, today announced the addition of Shravan Kumar as vice president of system engineering. Kumar will be leading the system engineering team at Voxox and will be focusing on the company's key strategic goal in expanding the business by offering the company's solutions to operators and original equipment manufacturer (OEM) partners. In addition, Kumar will be working closely with the product, engineering and marketing teams to enhance Voxox's existing products and optimize system design solutions required to service the company's large scale partners and end-customers.
"With the success of the Voxox For Operators program, along with the growth of our OEM partnership initiatives, we are expanding our technical talent and leadership to stay ahead of what's in store with these major deployments," said Kevin Hertz, CTO of Voxox. "Shravan's deep-rooted technical expertise will allow us to ramp up even faster as we continue to grow our distribution networks for our consumer and business products and services."
Kumar has more than 15 years of experience in legacy and next generation wireless and IP networks Prior to joining Voxox, Kumar worked at Mavenir Systems for seven years building several key products that included carrier-grade SBC, IMS core and application servers, as well as virtualized evolved packet core. Kumar was the sole architect of the world's first ever VoLTE launch, as well as the first ever RCS launch, with MetroPCS. He has also served in product development and management roles with Sonus, Motorola and Telesoft.
"Voxox is changing the way people communicate," said Kumar. "I look forward to being part of such an innovative team, and leveraging my background to support Voxox's efforts in bringing the most complete unified communication solutions to market."
Kumar holds a Bachelor of Engineering (B.E. Hons) in Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE) from the Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani.
Voxox is an innovator in unified cloud communication solutions for consumers and businesses. For consumers and its operator partners, Voxox delivers cutting-edge mobile and desktop applications that integrate voice, video, messaging, fax, media sharing and more. For businesses, Voxox provides an extensive suite of carrier-grade business phone solutions, including hosted IP-PBX, SIP Trunking, a wide array of wholesale services, such as high volume SMS, and the company's new virtual PBX service, Cloud Phone. The foundation of the company's offerings is its award-winning unified communications platform in the cloud, which enables the company and its customers to build powerful, scalable applications and services. Founded in 2006, Voxox is headquartered in San Diego. For more information, please visit http://www.voxox.com