In Announcements

PTC is Pleased to Report the Certified Results of the 2020 PTC Board of Governors (BG) and Advisory Council (AC) Elections

Congratulations to the following members who have been elected to seats on the BG and AC:

BG OCEANIA FOR-PROFIT

BG EAST ASIA FOR-PROFIT

Brian Tellam

Brian Tellam
Partner
Cornerstone Capital Partners, Australia

Steven Xu Tan

Steven Xu Tan
President
China Telecom Americas, China Telecom Global Limited, USA
[Headquarters in Hong Kong SAR China]

BG NORTH AMERICA FOR-PROFIT

BG EUROPE FOR-PROFIT

Timothy J. Logue

Timothy J. Logue
Principal
TJLNova Consulting, USA

Keith Shaw

Keith Russell Shaw
EMEA Business Development
Equinix, Netherlands

AC OCEANIA FOR-PROFIT

Mark Dando Rabbit & Lion CEO Headshot

Mark Dando
Chief Executive Officer
Rabbit and Lion Pty. Ltd., Australia

AC SOUTHEAST AND SOUTH ASIA FOR-PROFIT

John Garrett

John Garrett
Senior Direct GCN Sales
Ciena Communications Singapore Pte. Ltd., Singapore

Darren Yong

Darren Yong
Asia Pacific Head of Telecom
Media and Technology, KPMG Asia Pacific, Singapore

AC EAST ASIA FOR-PROFIT

Brandon Amber

Brandon Amber
Managing Director
Palladium Partners, Hong Kong SAR China

Heng Lu

Heng Lu
Chief Executive Officer
LARUS Limited, Hong Kong SAR China

Joe Zhu

Joe Zhu
Chief Executive Officer
Zenlayer, USA
[Headquarters in Shanghai, People’s Republic of China]

AC NORTH AMERICA FOR-PROFIT

Stephan Beckert

Stephan Beckert
President
Beckert Global, USA

Tricia Paoletta

Tricia J. Paoletta
Partner
Harris, Wiltshire & Grannis LLP, USA

Isabelle Paradis

Isabelle Paradis
President
HOT TELECOM, Canada

Nakkul Rege

Nakul Rege
Chief Growth Officer
Bankai Group, USA

AC EUROPE FOR-PROFIT

AC GLOBAL NON-PROFIT

Nico Grove

Nico Grove
Co-Founder & CEO
kāpena [Di2 – Digital Infrastructure Investment c/o kāpena GmbH], Germany

Francis Pereira

Francis Pereira
Associate Professor
University of Southern California, USA

AC INDIVIDUAL MEMBER

Tom Cooper

Tom Cooper
[INDIVIDUAL MEMBER], USA

Please join PTC in congratulating these members on their new roles.

Newly-elected BG members will begin their terms on 16 January 2021. New BG members will officially kick off their position at their first official BG meeting at the all-virtual PTC’21.

Newly-elected AC members will begin their terms on 17 January 2021. New AC members will officially kick off their position at their first official AC meeting at the all-virtual PTC’21.

PTC appreciates all of the candidates that participated in this year’s BG and AC elections. Your active participation ensures PTC’s continued success.

CONTINUING AND OUTGOING BG AND AC MEMBERS

Continuing BG members:
Hiroshi Asemi, Sean Bergin, Bruce Drake, Ahmed El Beheiry, Stephen Ho, Heather Hudson, Russell Kaurloto, Paul McCann, Mike Sauer, Lynn Smullen

Outgoing BG members:
Bill Barney, Gregg Daffner, Marc Halbfinger

Continuing AC members:
Robert “Bert” Crinks, Mohamed Elagazy, Timothy Hewitt, Gary Kim, Yali Liu, Masaaki Sakamaki, Gil Santaliz, Muhammad Rashid Shafi, Melissa Stanislaw, Una Zheng

Outgoing AC members:
Timothy “Tim” Bailey, Matthew DeMartino, Boutheina Guermazi, Amy Marks, Jagadish “Jag” Rao, Keith Shaw (elected to the BG in 2020 election), Toshio “Todd” Suzaki, Steven Xu Tan (elected to the BG in 2020 election), Joe Weinman, Lorain Wong

A WARM ALOHA TO OUTGOING MEMBERS OF THE BG AND AC FOR THEIR SERVICE TO OUR ORGANIZATION.