Madhu Pandya is currently a senior advisor with Ciena, APAC. Based in Singapore, he is responsible for Cloud architecture & strategies for Ciena across Asia-Pacific region. In this capacity, he consults with a wide range of communication service providers and internet content players to advise on emerging technology strategies and network modernization with cloud computing, virtualization, software defined networks, analytics and software solutions.
With over 25 years in the ICT industry, Mr. Pandya has held several leadership positions including Nokia’s IP & Transport Head for Asia Pacific region, senior roles at Alcatel-Lucent, Reliance Communications and CTO at start-up. Prior to that he served as Bell Laboratories’ Distinguished Member of Technology. While at Nokia, he earned Hall of Fame & Platinum club honors.
Mr. Pandya holds B.S. in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda.