Vice President, Global Carrier Solutions, TELUS
In his current role as Vice-President, Global Carrier Solutions, Kal is responsible for all partner network connectivity requirements and partner management for TELUS including data, network, voice, and mobility roaming services. At TELUS since 2005, he has led the negotiations of some of TELUS’ most complex carrier agreements and has contributed to the planning and deployment of some of the largest customer networks at TELUS.
With over 25 years of experience in the telecommunications industry, both in Canada and abroad, he has developed extensive industry knowledge and a vast network of contacts around the world. Prior to joining TELUS, Kal held a number of increasingly responsible roles at Bell Canada, Sprint Canada and Vodafone, leading network operations, customer solution delivery and finance teams.
Kal holds an MBA from the Ivey School of Business, a BA in Economics and Finance from UWO, and is a member of a number of industry groups including the GSMA and the i3 Forum, international organizations comprised of representatives from the largest telecommunications and wireless service providers.