Birdstep Selects Bharat Srinivasan To Spearhead Asia Pacific Business Growth

Birdstep Technology (www.birdstep.com), a leading provider of Smart Mobile Data solutions, has chosen industry veteran, Bharat Srinivasan to spearhead the Company’s expansion across Asia Pacific – the world’s largest mobile region.[1]

Bharat has over 18 years’ experience in senior positions in the telecommunications and data networking industry with major players including: Lucent Technologies; Ascend Communications; Stratus Computer; Siebel Systems and edocs Inc, Most recently he successfully established the mobile intelligence software company Carrier IQ Inc. in the Asia Pacific region.

“Asia Pacific is undergoing a mobile metamorphosis, creating enormous opportunities for Birdstep and operators alike to deploy smart mobile data solutions which grow APRU and ensure Experience Continuity across Het-Net environments. We are lucky to have Bharat join our team and his experience is already showing with several new trials and negotiations in the region,” said Birdstep’s CEO Lonnie Schilling.

“Asia Pacific is the largest and one of the most diverse regions globally, covering around 50 countries and territories including China and India, two of the largest mobile markets in the world. In this diversity I see a huge opportunity for Birdstep to really make a difference across the region and am very excited about joining the Company and contributing to its success” said Bharat.

A post-graduate with Honors in Economics from BITS Pilani, Bharat has more than 30 years’ experience in diverse technology solutions, of which the last 18 years have been focused on the telecommunications and the networking industry. His initial career involved a sustained stint with Citicorp’s software subsidiary focused on the Financial Services industry where Bharat was one of the key architects of a highly successful integrated banking solution.

A veteran and sometimes beneficiary of numerous mergers and acquisitions, Bharat is passionate about helping companies successfully negotiate their major growth phase and bringing value during the formative period.

ABOUT BIRDSTEP TECHNOLOGY

Birdstep Technology is a leading provider of Smart Mobile Data for operators and OEM´s. Drawing on extensive experience of successful customer projects and cooperation with operators and OEM partners around the world, Birdstep delivers industry-leading solutions for wireless connectivity and service management.

[1] GSMA Mobile Economy 2014 – Asia Pacific – http://asiapacific.gsmamobileeconomy.com/GSMA_ME_APAC_2014.pdf

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