Amol Phadke is a senior telecommunications executive providing technology and business leadership in all areas of networked IT, Internet and Telecoms industry specialising in strategy definition, driving large scale engineering development/delivery units and leading global multi-discipline teams.
Based in London, Amol is currently Accenture’s Global Network Services Lead, responsible for driving Accenture’s global Network Services portfolio, and helping CXO clients in all areas of digital network transformation, network economics and strategy, 5G, SDN/NFV, cloud, all IP, analytics, new OSS systems and next generation operations, as well as connected home solutions. Amol also sits on the Governing Board of Linux Foundation Networking (LFN).
Prior to joining Accenture, Amol was with Alcatel-Lucent as Senior Director responsible for Asia-Pacific professional services delivery including SDN/NFV. Amol has also worked with British Telecom (BT) as Chief Architect for their global 21CN IP and Data network platforms. In addition to the UK, Amol also had the opportunity to work in US, India and Singapore and brings vast international industry experience to Accenture.
Amol holds a master’s degree in Telecommunications Engineering from USC, California and a double degree executive MBA from UCLA, California-NUS, Singapore. He was also awarded the C H Wee Gold Medal for outstanding academic achievement in the executive MBA program.