Targeting launch of application rationalization solutions for legacy BSS/OSS and CRM platforms to Communication Service Providers
WESTBOROUGH, Mass., Nov 12, 2013 -- Virtusa Corporation , a global business consulting and IT outsourcing company that combines innovation, technology leadership and industry solutions to transform the customer experience, today announced that it has appointed Vinay Mehta as vice president in its Communications and Content Delivery practice. Mehta will be responsible for expanding Virtusa's already strong client presence in this vertical with a focus on North America. In addition, he will build a global solutions practice in Billing, leveraging his prior expertise with Convergys (now a part of Netcracker).
"We are delighted to bring Mehta on to our team. He is a seasoned telecommunication and ISV veteran with a wealth of industry knowledge and expertise, and we are confident he will make an immediate impact," said Raj Rajgopal, president at Virtusa. "Leveraging his BSS/OSS and CRM experience, Mehta will help launch a set of offerings to deliver the benefits of application portfolio rationalization and optimization for customers who have traditional products from companies such as Netcracker."
Mehta brings over 20 years of leadership experience in the communications industry, with an extremely successful track record of leveraging technology, robust processes and innovative business models to support Communication Service Providers (CSPs) and Multiple Service Operators (MSOs). Before joining Virtusa, Vinay was CIO at Paycor, and prior to that, SVP of Technology at Convergys, where he played several key roles.
"Virtusa is renowned for its innovation and product engineering prowess," said Mehta. "The Communications and Content Delivery vertical is ripe for innovative ways of enhancing the end customer experience and I look forward to establishing Virtusa as a leader in that domain."