Ben Pietrabella

Vice President, Americas Network Equipment Providers Business -

Altran -

IoT Agenda

Prior to his current role, Ben led Altran’s Advanced Network Technology and IoT Global Service Line. He is a global technology leader with more than 30 years of experience in driving success in complex enterprise applications and telecommunications products. He has significant knowledge and experience in enterprise architecture, product management, product development and integration services for multi-vertical enterprise application products as well as carrier-grade telecommunications software products.

At Comverse, he drove the company's product portfolio architecture, technology selection and roadmaps, including transition to new deployment models using network function virtualization. His experience in enterprise and carrier architecture and products, including SaaS design and operations, provides a highly relevant business and technical bridge into driving new software into cloud-based deployment.

Ben has also held leadership roles as vice president of deployment architecture at Pitney Bowes, where he drove architectural design and led operations for its on-demand SaaS-based solutions. Additionally, he has led successful solution integration and development teams at Alcatel-Lucent and AT&T Bell Labs across a large portfolio of telecommunications products.

He holds a master's degree in computer engineering and has completed The Wharton School's Advanced Management Program at the University of Pennsylvania.