Manish is a well-respected industry leader with over 25 years of experience and specializes in Wireless Networks. Manish is currently the CTO of Telecom Systems Business at Dell. Before joining Dell, Manish was at Meta (formerly Facebook), where he headed the Wireless Ecosystems Program for Open RAN and Open Core Networks and was heavily involved with O-RAN Alliance and Telecom Infra Project. For three consecutive years, he also served on the Board of Small Cell Forum. Manish is a thought leader with good balance of technology depth and business acumen.
Prior to Meta, Manish was VP of Network Services at Tech Mahindra. Prior to that, he served as Radisys’ CTO, where he spearheaded the company’s strategic initiatives in SDN, NFV and VoLTE (Voice-over-LTE). Prior to Radisys, Manish was the VP of Product Management at Continuous Computing, where he led the startup’s spectacular growth in Small Cells and DPI. Manish held various Management and Architect positions at Intel, Trillium Digital Systems and C-DOT over the course of his career.
Manish holds an MS degree from I.I.Sc. Bangalore.
He routinely appears as a keynote speaker at leading industry events. He is a thoughtful writer with copious published papers and articles and holds multiple patents in fields of computing and communications.