Bahram Jalalizadeh is EVP Global Sales and Business Development, and leads Mavenir’s sales efforts worldwide. A wireless industry leader with an innovative and entrepreneurship spirit, BJ has worked with mobile operators to transform their current networks to next generation all IP networks. He has more than 27 years of executive management and engineering experience in the telecommunications industry, with an emphasis on Wireless Internet and IP core.
As Vice President of Business Development and Marketing of Mobile Next Generation at Alcatel, he oversaw expansion and growth of next generation softswitch technology globally, where he worked with operators to transition from traditional core technology to a distributed core architecture.
Before joining Alcatel, he was VP of Business development at Spatial Wireless, where he was responsible for developing and executing a global market development strategy to lead Spatial Wireless to become the number 1 provider for Soft Switch technology solutions, while competing against the traditional telecom supplier giants.
Before joining Spatial Wireless, Bahram was also director of market development for Nortel Networks. He holds a BS in Electrical Engineering from University of Oklahoma and an MBA from University of Dallas.