Vertek Hires Telecom Veteran to Accelerate North American Growth

Vertek, a provider of innovative end-to-end telecom solutions for carriers, MSPs, channel partners and more, has hired Jorge Reis, a global operations executive and telecom leadership veteran, as Chief Strategy Officer. Drawing on his more than two decades of experience as a senior executive and business builder in the telecom industry, Reis is a pivotal force behind strategically growing Vertek’s North American customer and partnership base.

“The combination of Jorge’s entrepreneurial background and depth and breadth of strategic vision is instrumental as Vertek enters its next stage of dynamic growth,” said Vertek President and COO Brad Soutiere. “His expertise and knowledge are exactly what we need to help define Vertek’s path forward and ensure the successful execution of our aggressive North American expansion plans.”

Reis is a global operations executive and telecom leadership veteran with a proven laser focus and expertise in driving growth for Fortune 500 and start-up companies. During the past 20-plus years, he has built organizations from the ground up, turned around underperformance and penetrated new markets in the United States and around the world.

Reis held a variety of strategic leadership roles during his 19-year career at Telstra where he was the COO for the Americas business as well as the Head of Global Procurement and Supplier Management. More recently, he started a consulting company providing executive leadership and consulting services to global ICT companies.

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