Mitel®, a global leader in business communications, announced the appointment of Tarun Loomba as the company’s new executive vice president of Unified Communications Products and Solutions.
Loomba will lead the product strategy and delivery for Mitel’s private cloud, hybrid cloud and on-site solutions including product management and development, customer support, and supply chain operations.
A Silicon Valley veteran, Loomba brings more than 20 years of experience in building winning product and solution portfolios for software, hardware, network storage, data analytics, and cloud technology companies. Prior to joining Mitel, Loomba served as Executive Vice President of Products and Solutions at Polycom (now Poly), where he played a key role in driving revenue growth, expanding into new market segments, developing industry partnerships, and strengthening the company’s voice portfolio with new product and cloud capabilities.
Previously, Loomba held leadership positions at technology companies including Seagate Technology, ParAccel, Armanta and SanDisk, where he led the company’s $1 billion client storage solutions business as Vice President and General Manager of Client Storage and Custom Flash Solutions. He has also held senior roles in product management, marketing, and engineering at Cisco along with serving as a strategy consultant advisor in the Communications, Media and Technology Practice for Booz Allen Hamilton.
Loomba holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the University of Michigan and an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
“The world of work looks very different today than even a few years ago. Increased mobility, the cloud and other emerging technologies are enabling new, more seamless ways for teams to communicate and collaborate with each other and their customers,” said Mary McDowell, President and CEO, Mitel.
“Tarun brings a breadth of technology experience and a deep knowledge of how to successfully navigate markets in transition, which I’m thrilled to have as part of our leadership team. His expertise in aligning strategies and product lines with changing market conditions will help Mitel accelerate our ability to move customers to the cloud solution of their choice.”
“A key differentiator for Mitel is the ability to meet customers wherever they are on the path to cloud,” said Tarun Loomba, Executive Vice President, UC Products and Solutions, Mitel. “With greater choice in how and when they move forward, Mitel enables customers to choose the right communications and collaboration solution for meeting today’s business requirements and tomorrow’s changing demands. I look forward to helping drive Mitel’s UC portfolio, offering businesses the most advanced tools available to work more effectively and deliver great experiences for their own customers.”
A global market leader in business communications powering more than two billion business connections, Mitel helps businesses and service providers connect, collaborate and provide innovative services to their customers. Our innovation and communications experts serve more than 70 million business users in more than 100 countries.
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