Leadership

PTC is led by a Board of Governors (BG) and an Advisory Council (AC).

The BG, elected by the membership, has managerial and fiduciary oversight and is responsible for the Council’s strategic development.

The AC, comprised of both elected members and BG appointees, provides valuable knowledge and industry experience to help guide the Council’s work and progress.

Executive Officers

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Officers:President & Chair
Name:Sean Bergin
Title:Co-Founder & President
Company:APTelecom
Country:Cambodia
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Officers:Vice President
Name:Paul McCann
Title:Managing Director
Company:McCann Consulting International
Country:Australia
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Officers:Treasurer
Name:Brian Tellam
Title:Partner
Company:Cornerstone Capital Partners
Country:Australia
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Officers:Secretary
Name:Timothy Logue
Title:Principal
Company:TJLNova Consulting
Country:USA
 

Board of Governors (BG)

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Name:Hiroshi Asemi
Position:Individual Member
Title:Vice Chairman
Company:PTC Japan
Country:Japan
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Name:Sean Bergin
Position:East Asia For-profit
Title:Co-Founder & President
Company:APTelecom
Country:Cambodia
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Name:Bruce Drake
Position:Individual Member
Title:Retired
Company:Government of Canada
Country:Canada
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Name:Ahmed El Beheiry
Position:Middle East and Africa For-profit
Title:Managing Director - Operations
Company:Benya
Country:Egypt
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Name:Stephen Ho
Position:East Asia For-profit
Title:Chief Executive Officer
Company:N-Hop Technologies Limited
Country:Hong Kong SAR China
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Name:Heather Hudson
Position:Individual Member
Title:Professor Emerita; Former Director
Company:University of San Francisco; ISER, University of Alaska Anchorage
Country:USA
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Name:Russell Kaurloto
Position:Global Non-profit
Title:Vice Chancellor & CIO
Company:University of Denver
Country:USA
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Name:Timothy Logue
Position:North America For-profit
Title:Principal
Company:TJLNova Consulting
Country:USA
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Name:Paul McCann
Position:Oceania For-profit
Title:Managing Director
Company:McCann Consulting International
Country:Australia
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Name:Mike Sauer
Position:Europe For-profit
Title:Vice President Americas
Company:Aqua Comms Management Ltd.
Country:Ireland
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Name:Keith Shaw
Position:Europe For-profit
Title:Business Development EMEA
Company:Equinix
Country:Netherlands
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Name:Lynn Smullen
Position:North America For-profit
Title:GVP Strategic Client Industry Leader
Company:Oracle
Country:USA
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Name:Steven Xu Tan
Position:East Asia For-profit
Title:President
Company:China Telecom Americas
Country:USA
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Name:Brian Tellam
Position:Oceania For-profit
Title:Partner
Company:Cornerstone Capital Partners
Country:Australia
 

Advisory Council

Officers

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Officers:Chair
Name:Gary Kim
Title:Consultant
Company:IP Carrier
Country:USA
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Officers:Vice Chair
Name:Thomas Cooper, PhD.
Title:Professor, Visual & Media Arts
Company:Emerson College
Country:USA
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Officers:Vice Chair
Name:Mohamed Elagazy
Title:President & CEO
Company:CPS Services, Inc.
Country:USA
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Officers:Vice Chair
Name:Nakul Rege
Title:Chief Growth Officer
Company:Bankai Group
Country:USA
 

Oceania For-profit Representatives

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Name:Mark Dando
Title:Chief Executive Officer
Company:Rabbit and Lion Pty Ltd
Country:Australia
 

Central and South America Representatives

There are no records.

Southeast and South Asia For-profit Representatives

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Name:John Garrett
Title:Senior Direct GCN Sales
Company:Ciena
Country:Singapore
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Name:Muhammad Rashid Shafi
Title:Chief Executive Officer & Director
Company:Sync & Secure Technologies
Country:Pakistan
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Name:Darren Yong
Title:Asia Pacific Head of Telecom, Media and Technology
Company:KPMG Asia Pacific
Country:Singapore
 

East Asia For-profit Representatives

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Name:Brandon Amber
Title:Managing Director
Company:Palladium Partners
Country:Hong Kong SAR China
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Name:Heng Lu
Title:Chief Executive Officer
Company:LARUS Limited
Country:Hong Kong SAR China
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Name:Joe Zhu
Title:Founder & CEO
Company:Zenlayer
Country:USA
 

North America For-profit Representatives

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Name:Stephan Beckert
Title:President
Company:Beckert Global
Country:USA
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Name:Mohamed Elagazy
Title:President & CEO
Company:CPS Services, Inc.
Country:USA
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Name:Gary Kim
Title:Consultant
Company:IP Carrier
Country:USA
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Name:Patricia Paoletta
Title:Partner
Company:Harris, Wiltshire & Grannis LLP
Country:USA
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Name:Isabelle Paradis
Title:President & Founder
Company:HOT TELECOM
Country:United Kingdom
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Name:Nakul Rege
Title:Chief Growth Officer
Company:Bankai Group
Country:USA
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Name:Melissa Stanislaw
Country:USA
 

Europe For-profit Representatives

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Name:Nico Grove
Title:Co-Founder of Di² - Digital Infrastructure Investment / Managing Director
Company:Kapena
Country:Germany
 

Middle East and Africa For-profit Representatives

There are no records.

Global Non-profit Representatives

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Name:Francis Pereira, PhD.
Title:Associate Professor, Marshall School of Business
Company:University of Southern California
Country:USA
 

Individual Member Representatives

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Name:Thomas Cooper, PhD.
Title:Professor, Visual & Media Arts
Company:Emerson College
Country:USA
 

Board of Governors Appointees

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Name:Robert Crinks
Title:Senior Director, Network Engineering and Operations
Company:Peraton
Country:USA
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Name:Timothy Hewitt
Title:VP, Commercial Legal
Company:Marelli
Country:Japan
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Name:Yali Liu
Title:Executive Vice President
Company:Chayora Holdings Limited
Country:Hong Kong SAR China
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Name:Robert Mitchell
Title:Principal Director, Global Strategy and Execution
Company:Microsoft
Country:USA
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Name:Masaaki Sakamaki
Title:Executive Advisor
Company:LASCOM
Country:Japan
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Name:Gil Santaliz
Title:Founder & CEO
Company:NJFX
Country:USA
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Name:Alex Vaxmonsky
Title:Director, Ecosystem Development
Company:Equinix
Country:USA
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Name:Una Zheng
Title:VP of CDN
Company:Tencent Cloud
Country:Peoples Republic of China
 

PTC Chapters

CommitteeName:PTC India Foundation
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Name:Narinder Chhibber, Sr.
Title:Secretary General
Company:PTC India Foundation
Country:India
CommitteeName:PTC Japan Committee
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Name:Tetsuo Yamakawa
Title:Chairman
Company:PTCJ
Country:Japan
 

Legal Counsel

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Name:Tara Giunta
Title:Partner
Company:Paul Hastings LLP
Country:USA