Globetouch appoints Alfredo de Cardenas as Chief Operating Officer

Anthony Thunstrom

Globetouch, a leader in global connectivity services for the connected car and the Internet of Things (IoT), has appointed Alfredo de Cardenas as Chief Operating Officer

Mr. de Cárdenas joins Globetouch with more than 28 years of global telecommunications management experience; he brings strong technology expertise with managing global customer service, operations and sales working with various wireless global ecosystem players.

With extensive global management experience in the wireless and cloud-based services sector, Mr. de Cárdenas held numerous executive roles including: Chief Commercial Officer at Sabre Travel Network, COO at Syniverse technologies, and General Manager of Converged Multimedia Networks at Nortel Networks. Throughout his career, Mr. de Cárdenas has managed global teams across many functional disciplines including: sales, marketing, customer service, operations, product management and R&D.

As Chief Operating Officer at Syniverse Alfredo de Cardenas oversaw the organization’s cloud-based mobility services and strategies including roaming, messaging, real-time intelligence, and network lines of business. Additionally, he led the Enterprise organization and created a new business unit, Enterprise and Intelligent Solutions (EIS), which focused on driving Enterprise growth strategies while leveraging real-time intelligence, customer experience (CX) and engagement solutions.

 

About Globetouch

Globetouch is a leader in global connectivity services for the connected car and the IoT. By building an ecosystem of operators with a next generation control center, Globetouch provides car manufacturers and IoT enterprises a single interface to reach a global footprint. Globetouch backers include Hermes Growth Partners, Impact Venture Capital, Spark Telecom Ventures and Wholesale, Verizon Ventures, CK Hutchison Holdings Limited, Digicel and NTT DoCoMo, 263 China, and Qihoo 360 Technology Co. Ltd.