George Tchaparian




George has been CEO of Edgecore Networks (an Accton Group company) since November 2014 after two years as Senior Vice President of R&D and Engineering in Accton Technology. Prior to Accton, George managed the engineering group of HP Networking as VP of R&D for more than 20 years.

With George’s leadership, Edgecore Networks/Accton Group has continued in its leading position.

R&D Leadership
Cloud Computing / SDN / Open Flow Fabric
Data Center / Open Networking –  Application Aware “White Box” / “Bare Metal” Switching

OCP and ONF  Leadership
Hardware, Software, and Systems Product Development
Creation and Management of Global R&D Centers (US/Asia/Europe)

Manufacturing and Supply Chain / Value Chain Management
Strategic Planning / New Business and Channel Development

GTM and Product Line Marketing
OEMs/ODMs Business Partnerships, Alliances, JVs, and M&As
Organization Design and Cross-Functional Team Management