Meet the Phone.com Executive Team
CEO and Co-Founder
Ari is a veteran of the IP-communications industry. He served as president and advisor for two VoIP companies that were acquired. Also as senior executive at VocalTec Communications, the VoIP industry pioneer, and a strategy manager for Lucent Technologies. Ari currently serves on the boards at the NJ Technology Council and the Institute for Entrepreneurial Leadership. He holds an MBA from Carnegie Mellon University, and a law degree and BA in Economics, both from Tel Aviv University.
CTO and Executive VP
Alon is a respected entrepreneur and inventor, with five U.S. patents to his name. He is widely recognized as one of the creators of the VoIP industry, for which he has been recognized with numerous awards. Alon was the co-founder of VocalTec Communications, the first company to provide Internet voice technology worldwide. Alon holds a B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering, as well as an MBA from Tel Aviv University.
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Chief Operating Officer
Ramesh is an experienced executive and technical leader and served at various vice president and CTO roles for CoreLogic, First Advantage and WikiRealty. Ramesh holds an MS in Engineering from the Birla Institute of Technology.
SVP Strategic Alliances and Chief Compliance Officer
Joel is an experienced telecom executive, author and lecturer. He served as EVP and CTO at BandTel, Global Touch and Fusion Telecom, and as Executive Director at CICNET. Joel holds a B.Sc. from Towson University, and a M.Sc in Management with an emphasis in Information Systems Security from Colorado Technical University.
Controller & VP Finance
Michael has worked every facet of finance in the telecom industry over the years. Previously he served as an auditor at KPMG and PricewaterhouseCoopers. Michael is also an accomplished DJ and music aficionado, recognized in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times and Timeout NJ. Michael is a CPA with a BA in Accounting from the University of Birmingham, UK.
VP of New Products and Technology
Martin is a product visionary with expertise in technical project management and system architecture. As such, he helped several companies perceive and capture new market opportunities. Recently he led an innovation lab at Shopkeep and founded a tech startup. Prior to that he was a VP of Technology at Deutsche Bank. He holds a B.Sc. in Computer Science from Université de Montréal and an M.Sc. Technology Management from Columbia University.