|[October 11, 2011]
Patton Appoints Aveek Roy to lead South Asia Operations
GAITHERSBURG, Md. & NEW DELHI --(Business Wire)--
Patton (News - Alert)-the leader in business and carrier-class network access,
connectivity, VoIP and triple-play equipment-has appointed Aveek Roy to
lead business development and sales operations throughout the Indian
Based in New Delhi, Mr. Roy takes responsibility for driving
Patton's go-to-market strategy and future revenue growth for South Asia.
India's recently announced
plans to release additional 3G spectrum to mobile
carriers accelerates broadband penetration, fostering economic
As Vice President of South Asia Operations for PE-Inalp Private
Limited--the India Affiliate of Patton Electronics Company (USA)-Aveek
drives Patton's delivery of high-quality products fo India's expanding
network infrastructure and user population.
"His thoroughgoing knowledge of the business is a given," said
Burt Patton, EVP at Patton Electronics. "Aveek has a clear and
compelling vision for the future of communications in South Asia. He
makes things happen against the odds."
India aims to provide broadband-on-demand
by 2015, and 600 million broadband-connections by 2020,
according to telecommunications minister, Kapil
Sibal. With Internet access spreading across regional
demographics, such broadband-related services as Voice-over-IP, Video
Surveillance, SIP Trunking, Fiber to the Home (FTTH) are poised for
"Our strategy is to serve the region's real needs," Mr. Roy said.
"Patton builds exactly the right sort of equipment-at the right price
points-to solve the network infrastructure challenges India and its
neighbors face today."
Leveraging his ten-plus years experience in the telecom business
with Patton's longstanding presence in India, Mr. Roy's ambition is to
help drive the region across the broadband
divide (81 million Internet, but only 10 million
broadband users), as recently described by Manish Dalal in Voice & Data.
Patton is eager and able to support Mr. Roy's agenda. The
multinational firm offers over 25 years expertise in designing and
manufacturing convergence-enabling technology, with a catalog of over
1,000 telecom, VoIP and data products. Also specializing in network
extension technology, Patton offers solutions to help
extend networks and services into South Asia's far-flung rural areas.
Having previously worked with several NASDAQ-listed organizations,
including Audiocodes, NMS Communications, Siemens (News - Alert), and General Electric,
Mr. Aveek Roy holds a Bachelor of Business Studies (BBS) from the
University of Delhi (1991).
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