Dr. Venkatesh Sunkad has over 20 years of experience in Telecom, Cable, Wireless and IOT industry. His expertise lies in IOT and Industry 4.0 focus areas. His experience includes a formidable combination of training, consulting and helping industries and business in various technology and strategy challenging areas.
Earlier, he worked with Mobileum Inc as an Associate Vice President of Technology where he extensively worked towards generating new ideas, product management and setting up the technology vision for the company.
He has worked as a General Manager for Strategy and Architecture for Vodafone India where he was instrumental in developing spectrum strategy, Radio Access Architecture, Core and IP Architecture, designing and working on technical strategies for current and future technologies .
He has also been the Director of Network Technology, VIASAT Communications in Denver, USA, where he explicitly worked towards end to end network design, operations and strategy.
He was also the Project Director – Network Protocols at CABLE Labs, Colorado, USA where his major focus was on specification development, design of end to end architecture for data and VOIP technology.
Recognized as one among the “Top 50 Cable Technologists “in Cable Today Magazine and has more than 30 International Talks and Publications on various subjects like 5G technology, IOT and strategy.