BUSINESS WIRE / ME NewsWire - Wednesday, November 7th 2012
Sonus Networks, a global leader in SIP Communications, has named Serge Adam vice president EMEA. Adam is an industry veteran with more than 20 years EMEA experience and will have responsibility for sales, marketing and services in EMEA, as well as overseeing day-to-day operations across the region.
Adam joins Sonus® from Cisco Systems where he served as Managing Director for the Service Provider Services Sales organization and previously as Vice President for Tandberg in Southern EMEA and Latin America. Immediately prior, Adam held tenure as CEO Business Services Switzerland at Orange Business Services. He has also held senior EMEA roles with Netsize and IBM.
Adam will be based in Switzerland.
As businesses worldwide accelerate their move to SIP in order to realize the cost savings and richer applications that it enables, Adam is tasked with helping Enterprises in EMEA fulfill that potential and employ SIP to unify their unified communications and achieve faster, smarter, more productive business. In parallel, Adam expects to draw on his experience to facilitate the creation of new services for Service Providers that enable them to grow their businesses as the transition to SIP advances.
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Sonus helps the world's leading communications service providers and enterprises embrace the next generation of SIP-based solutions including VoIP, video and Unified Communications through secure, reliable and scalable IP networks.
Sonus has been the fastest-growing SBC vendorin the service provider market since 2011 with industry leading 13.3% share point gain since 1Q’11 (source: Infonetics Service Provider VoIP Equipment and Subscribers,” 2Q12 report).
Sonus recently published the first-edition of the Session Border Controllers For Dummies®, the Session Management For Dummies®and SIP Trunking For Dummies®reference books in partnership with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
For more information, visit www.sonus.netor call 1-855-GO-SONUS.
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