Romil Bahl serves as CEO of KORE. He brings almost 30 years of consulting, information technology, professional services, and IoT experience in high-growth and turnaround environments. Throughout his career, Romil has been instrumental in enabling breakthrough growth in information and professional services organizations. He has risen to complex challenges where he has crafted growth strategies, tapped new emerging markets and energized global teams. His leadership approach reflects deep expertise in developing strong client relationships and creating teams that are driven to innovate and excel.
Prior to KORE, Romil served as President and CEO of Lochbridge, a leading technology consulting and solutions provider in the IoT and digital enablement space. Before that, he was EVP and GM of Global Industries for CSC, leading the industry go-to-market dimension across the entire approximately $9 billion commercial business unit, creating global growth strategies and expanding CSC's global footprint into offerings such as cloud, cybersecurity and big data. Earlier, Romil was CEO of a data analytics-focused public company and had leadership roles at A.T. Kearney, Infosys and Deloitte Consulting.
Romil earned an MBA from The University of Texas at Austin and a Bachelor of Engineering degree from the Directorate of Marine Engineering & Technology in Kolkata, West Bengal, India.
Puneet Pamnani serves as EVP and Chief Financial Officer for KORE, where he is responsible for managing all aspects of the organisation’s financial operations. Prior to joining KORE, Puneet served as Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for Lochbridge, a solutions provider with strength in the IoT and Connected Cars space. During his time at Lochbridge, Puneet worked closely with the CEO to co-lead a process that resulted in the acquisition of the company by Digital Management Inc.
Before joining Lochbridge, Puneet held the position of Chief Strategy Officer for PRGX where he played a key role in re-positioning the company into a modern data science services and software provider, accelerating growth, and increasing shareholder value by 270%. Puneet was awarded the “40 Under 40” award in 2013 by The M&A Advisor Forum in recognition of PRGX’s success in these areas. Puneet holds a Bachelor of Technology degree from the Indian Institute of Technology, as well as an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management.
Sue Holub serves as Chief Marketing Officer, where she leads all marketing functions globally spanning vision, strategy, and execution – ultimately resulting in growth. Her responsibilities include driving revenue, profit and momentum across brand management, product management and pricing, product and customer marketing, demand generation, corporate marketing, influence marketing, marketing communications, and marketing operations.
Prior to joining KORE, Sue served as Vice President of Marketing for Lexmark Enterprise Software, the enterprise software division of Lexmark International. In this role, she led and developed the global marketing function to deliver increased revenue and profitability worldwide through demand generation, market awareness, thought leadership and customer retention. Sue brings more than 20 years of executive, marketing and business development experience across the technology, telecommunications and services industries. Prior to joining Lexmark, Sue held various senior positions at Impellam Group, Fiserv, and BellSouth. She is a Six Sigma Yellow Belt and Pragmatic Marketing® Certified, and actively participates in a number of marketing, technology, and management associations. Sue graduated cum laude from American University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Public Communications and Spanish.
Tushar Sachdev serves as Chief Technology Officer, where he oversees current technology and sets KORE’s future technology vision, strategy, and roadmap. Tushar has more than 20 years of experience in technology and product development at companies including Mastek, Infosys, and PRGX--where he served as Chief Information Officer. Tushar has developed SaaS-based software platforms and data analytics capabilities to serve more than 300 customers worldwide, including thousands of suppliers.
Prior to PRGX, Tushar was client relationship owner for Fortune 500 clients in the retail, manufacturing, utilities, end-of-life care, and oil & gas industries. Tushar has established himself as a thought leader in Data Management by successfully leading complex business transformation programs resulting in clear market differentiation from competitors. In 2017, Tushar was named CIO of the Year by the Georgia CIO Leadership Association. Tushar graduated with a bachelor’s degree in engineering in 1995 and has since earned a master’s in economics from the London School of Economics. Tushar resides with his family in Atlanta.
Jason Rutherford is the Group Executive Vice President, Global Sales where he is responsible for the company’s revenue generating activities by leading and directing the management of Kore’s worldwide sales organization.
Prior to joining KORE, Jason spent twelve years at Oracle Corporation where he held a variety of sales and sales management positions. Most recently, Jason was the Group Vice President, Worldwide Sales for Oracle Communications, where he was responsible for the sales of Communications Solutions to enterprise customers. He has also held positions with Convergys and Accenture. Jason has over twenty years of experience in the Communications and Technology Industries. Jason holds a MBA in Management from Wake Forest University and a BS in Finance from Virginia Tech.
Bill Kramer serves as the Executive Vice President, IoT Solutions for KORE where he is responsible for developing, delivering, and supporting end-to-end IoT Solutions for enterprise customers. Enabling KORE to act as a trusted advisor to organizations navigating complex technology choices, Bill is also leading KORE’s professional services practice that includes consulting services and IoT end-point lifecycle management services, among other management services that are designed to simplify and accelerate IoT deployments.
Bill brings more than 30 years of experience in the data communications technology space spanning wired, mobility, IoT, MMS, OEMs, and cloud technologies for companies including AT&T, Cingular, USWest, Cabletron and Riverstone Networks. Bill holds degrees in Systems Analysis and Computer Science from Miami University graduating magna cum laude.
Marion Code has almost 20 years of experience in the telecommunications field, most of it in human resources. After many years at Nortel, Ms. Code moved to Sprint Canada, where she established and grew the HR function during a period of rapid expansion. Since then, Ms. Code has worked with a number of companies on a consulting basis to provide HR expertise and design employee programs to suit the particular needs of the organization. She originally joined the KORE telecommunications team in a similar capacity in 2013. Ms. Code holds a B.A. in Organizational Psychology and an M.B.A. from the University of Western Ontario.
Steven Jones is the Vice President Global Carrier Management at KORE Wireless and has been with KORE since May of 2016. Steven is responsible for the oversight of the Global Carrier Services Team that provides the respective wireless and satellite offerings. In addition, Steven oversees the Advanced SIM solutions and Technical Services globally. Steven brings over 20 years of leadership, sales, solutions, and management experience; having spent most of his career with AT&T in various wireless and telecommunications sales, business development and management roles.
Steven holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Georgia and a Master’s degree from the Georgia Institute of Technology, as well several industry certifications and leadership accreditations.
Gilli Coston serves KORE as Senior Vice President - EMEA, where she drives all sales initiatives including Enterprise & Strategic customers, Vertical Sectors and partner & channel programs. Gilli is responsible for converting the incremental growth & investment into significant and impactful sales reach. Her responsibilities include driving both revenue and profit for KORE in this important region. A strong believer in differentiating through people as well as proposition, Gilli brings her people development skills to this experienced and growing team.
Prior to joining KORE, Gilli served as IoT Client Director for CGI, the Global Systems Integrator and spent 19 years leading IoT and M2M for Telefonica O2UK as Head of IoT/M2M where she built and led the direct sales and partner channel development from inception to winning for O2UK some of the largest and most profitable IoT business in the market. During her tenure, her team developed with the board of O2UK award winning customer retention, partner development and new IoT products and services in dynamic verticals.
Gilli brings to KORE more than 30 years of IoT, Telecoms and executive people management experience. She is a business mentor for numerous charities and entrepreneur programmes as well as a founding board member of the IMC (Internet of Things and M2M Council).
Pete West is Vice President, North American Direct Sales, where he is responsible for the company’s revenue growth and profitability in the US, Canada and Mexico regions. Pete joined KORE over 10 years ago.
Pete brings 20 years’ experience in the telecom and wireless industries. Prior to KORE, Pete held senior sales positions at Mobile Resource Management Solution Providers, Wireless Carriers and Network Solutions Providers. Pete holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Virginia Tech.
Sergio Souza established TM Data in 2004 as he realized the great growth potential of the Brazilian M2M services market. In 2015, the Wyless Group acquired TM Data with a view to creating greater opportunities for both companies in the global market. In April, 2016, Kore Wireless acquired Wyless group and Sergio became Managing Director of Kore TM Data and has been responsible for managing the M2M and IoT businesses in the Latin American area.
Sergio has extensive experience in the telecommunications, IoT and TI sectors, and has held senior management positions in companies such as TIM Brasil, Brightpoint, CRAY Research, HP and Embraer.
Vince Jager is the Vice President, Asia Pacific at KORE where he is responsible for all revenue generating activities for the region in addition to general management responsibilities for the KORE Asia Pacific offices.
Prior to joining KORE, Vince has over 25 years of extensive Sales Management experience in the Telecommunications Industry, spanning technology segments including mobile wireless, broadband HFC, optical fibre, cloud services, lifecycle network infrastructure management, and emerging environmentally sustainable green technologies. His expansive knowledge of the industry has positioned him all over the Asia Pacific region with experience working in Southeast Asia, New Zealand, and Australia.