speaker bio

Amol Phadke

Global Lead

Accenture Network Services

Amol Phadke is a senior telecommunications executive providing technology and business leadership across networked IT, Internet and Telecoms industry.

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, new OSS systems, next-generation operations, and 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.

Interesting fact:

Amol holds a master’s degree in Telecommunications Engineering from USC, California and a double degree executive MBA from UCLA, California-NUS, Singapore.