Our Leadership Team

KORE Executive Leadership Team

Romil Bahl

President and Chief Executive Officer

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Romil Bahl

President and Chief Executive Officer

Romil Bahl serves as CEO of KORE. He brings almost 30 years of consulting, information technology, professional services, and IoT experience in high-growth and turnaround environments. Throughout his career, Romil has been instrumental in enabling breakthrough growth in information and professional services organizations. He has risen to complex challenges where he has crafted growth strategies, tapped new emerging markets and energized global teams. His leadership approach reflects deep expertise in developing strong client relationships and creating teams that are driven to innovate and excel.

Prior to KORE, Romil served as President and CEO of Lochbridge, a leading technology solutions provider in the IoT, connected car and digital enablement space. Before that, he was EVP and GM of Global Industries for CSC, leading the industry go-to-market dimension across the entire approximately $9 billion commercial business unit, creating global growth strategies and expanding CSC's global footprint into offerings such as cloud, cybersecurity and big data. Earlier, Romil was CEO of a data analytics-focused public company and had leadership roles at A.T. Kearney, Infosys and Deloitte Consulting.

Romil earned an MBA from The University of Texas at Austin and a Bachelor of Engineering degree from the Directorate of Marine Engineering & Technology in Kolkata, West Bengal, India.

Puneet Pamnani

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

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Puneet Pamnani

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Puneet Pamnani serves as EVP and Chief Financial Officer for KORE, where he is responsible for managing all aspects of the organization’s financial operations. Prior to joining KORE, Puneet served as Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for Lochbridge, a solutions provider with strength in the IoT and connected cars space. During his time at Lochbridge, Puneet worked closely with the CEO to co-lead a process that resulted in the acquisition of the company by Digital Management Inc.

Before joining Lochbridge, Puneet held the position of Chief Strategy Officer for PRGX where he played a key role in re-positioning the company into a modern data science services and software provider, accelerating growth, and increasing shareholder value by 270%. Puneet was awarded the “40 Under 40” award in 2013 by The M&A Advisor Forum in recognition of PRGX’s success in these areas. Puneet holds a Bachelor of Technology degree from the Indian Institute of Technology, as well as an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management.

Tushar Sachdev

Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer

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Tushar Sachdev

Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer

 
 
 

Louise Winstone

Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer

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Louise Winstone

Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer

Louise Winstone serves as EVP and Chief Human Resources Officer for KORE, where she is responsible for leading the global Human Resources function. Louise brings more than 15 years of international human resources experience to KORE, having most recently served as the Chief Human Resources Officer at PRGX, where she oversaw the global HR function in 27 countries. Prior to PRGX, Louise was with Barclays Bank in London and has held a number of HR roles within Financial and Professional Services firms in the UK.

Louise holds a Bachelor’s Degree and Master’s Degree in HR Management from Middlesex University. She and her husband moved to the U.S. four years ago and currently reside in Atlanta.

Bill Kramer

Executive Vice President, IoT Solutions

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Bill Kramer

Executive Vice President, IoT Solutions

Bill Kramer serves as the Executive Vice President, IoT Solutions for KORE where he is responsible for developing, delivering, and supporting end-to-end IoT Solutions for enterprise customers. Enabling KORE to act as a trusted advisor to organizations navigating complex technology choices, Bill is also leading KORE’s professional services practice that includes consulting services and IoT end-point lifecycle management services, among other management services that are designed to simplify and accelerate IoT deployments.

Bill brings more than 30 years of experience in the data communications technology space spanning wired, mobility, IoT, MMS, OEMs, and cloud technologies for companies including AT&T, Cingular, USWest, Cabletron and Riverstone Networks. Bill holds degrees in Systems Analysis and Computer Science from Miami University graduating magna cum laude.

Sunder Somasundaram

Senior Vice President of Pre-Sales and Solution Engineering

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Sunder Somasundaram

Senior Vice President of Pre-Sales and Solution Engineering

Sunder Somasundaram serves as Senior Vice President of Pre-Sales and Solution Engineering where he oversees the IoT solution design and implementation process for KORE customers, focusing on ongoing sales and solution delivery success. Sunder brings extensive IoT experience to KORE, having spent more than 15 years at AT&T in leadership roles over both product and sales organizations. Most recently, Sunder served as the global head of sales for AT&T’s IoT platform offerings where he was responsible for winning and delivering several large cloud and IoT projects. Sunder holds a Master’s Degree in Computer Science from Bharathidasan University, and lives with his family in Dallas, Texas.

Scott Wiley

Senior Vice President, Global Product Strategy and Product Management

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Scott Wiley

Senior Vice President, Global Product Strategy and Product Management

Scott Wiley serves as the Senior Vice President, Global Product Strategy and Product Management at KORE where he is responsible for product and solution strategy; leading the execution of KORE’s go-to-market strategy for both new and existing IoT offerings.

Scott comes to KORE with a rich background in IoT, having previously held senior leadership roles at Numerex, General Electric, United Technologies, and Acuity Brands. Scott has more than 30 years of leadership and technology experience across multiple disciplines including General Management, Product Management, Marketing and Sales. Scott earned an MBA from Jacksonville University, as well as a BA in Management Information Systems (MIS) from the University of South Florida.

Steven Jones

Senior Vice President, Global Carrier Management

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Steven Jones

Senior Vice President, Global Carrier Management

Steven Jones is the Vice President Global Carrier Management at KORE Wireless and has been with KORE since May of 2016. Steven is responsible for the oversight of the Global Carrier Services Team that provides the respective wireless and satellite offerings. In addition, Steven oversees the Advanced SIM solutions and Technical Services globally. Steven brings over 20 years of leadership, sales, solutions, and management experience; having spent most of his career with AT&T in various wireless and telecommunications sales, business development and management roles.

Steven holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Georgia and a Master’s degree from the Georgia Institute of Technology, as well several industry certifications and leadership accreditations.

Sergio Souza

Senior Vice President and Managing Director, Latin America

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Sergio Souza

Senior Vice President and Managing Director, Latin America

Sergio Souza serves as the Senior Vice President and Managing Director, Latin America at KORE where he is responsible for managing KORE’s IoT business in the region. In 2004 Sergio founded TM Data, an M2M communications organization, realizing the great growth potential of the Brazilian M2M services market. TM Data was acquired by Wyless in 2015, and with the subsequent acquisition of Wyless by KORE in 2016, Sergio took on the leadership of KORE Latin American operations.

Sergio has extensive experience in the telecommunications, IoT, and IT sectors, having previously held executive positions in companies such as TIM Brazil, Brightpoint, CRAY Research, HP, and Embraer.

Gilli Coston

Senior Vice President, EMEA Sales

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Gilli Coston

Senior Vice President, EMEA Sales

Gilli Coston is the Senior Vice President, EMEA Sales at KORE where she is responsible for enabling high performance growth and delivering transformative business performance through IoT for customers and partners of KORE. A senior leader in the fields of IoT, M2M, and telecoms, Gilli’s background spans three decades developing business and commercial partnerships and building high performing teams via continuous team learning, active coaching, and real-time 360 degree feedback. Gilli has held key roles such as Chief Strategy Officer and Managing Director before transitioning to the role of Senior Vice President EMEA Sales.

Gilli is dedicated to promoting diversity and equality in the IoT space, focused on supporting KORE’s Sustainable Development Goals for improving health, well-being, and growing IoT communication and infrastructure in developing countries. Gilli is also a key sponsor of many Women in Technology initiatives, acting as a keen mentor for various Women in Technology groups and individuals.

Vince Jager

Vice President, Asia Pacific

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Vince Jager

Vice President, Asia Pacific

Vince Jager is the Vice President, Asia Pacific at KORE where he is responsible for all revenue generating activities for the region in addition to general management responsibilities for the KORE Asia Pacific offices.

Prior to joining KORE, Vince has over 25 years of extensive Sales Management experience in the Telecommunications Industry, spanning technology segments including mobile wireless, broadband HFC, optical fibre, cloud services, lifecycle network infrastructure management, and emerging environmentally sustainable green technologies. His expansive knowledge of the industry has positioned him all over the Asia Pacific region with experience working in Southeast Asia, New Zealand, and Australia.

KORE Board of Directors

The KORE Board of Directors is made up of highly experienced business professionals with extensive knowledge in the field of direct management for fast-growing telecommunication and technology companies in North America and Europe.

Romil Bahl

President and Chief Executive Officer

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Romil Bahl

President and Chief Executive Officer

Romil Bahl serves as CEO of KORE. He brings almost 30 years of consulting, information technology, professional services, and IoT experience in high-growth and turnaround environments. Throughout his career, Romil has been instrumental in enabling breakthrough growth in information and professional services organizations. He has risen to complex challenges where he has crafted growth strategies, tapped new emerging markets and energized global teams. His leadership approach reflects deep expertise in developing strong client relationships and creating teams that are driven to innovate and excel.

Prior to KORE, Romil served as President and CEO of Lochbridge, a leading technology consulting and solutions provider in the IoT and digital enablement space. Before that, he was EVP and GM of Global Industries for CSC, leading the industry go-to-market dimension across the entire approximately $9 billion commercial business unit, creating global growth strategies and expanding CSC's global footprint into offerings such as cloud, cybersecurity and big data. Earlier, Romil was CEO of a data analytics-focused public company and had leadership roles at A.T. Kearney, Infosys and Deloitte Consulting.

Romil earned an MBA from The University of Texas at Austin and a Bachelor of Engineering degree from the Directorate of Marine Engineering & Technology in Kolkata, West Bengal, India.

Terence Jarman

Chairman

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Terence Jarman

Chairman

Terence Jarman is the CEO of Terrdian, Inc., a privately held global investment and consulting company focused on the technology and telecom sectors. He has extensive North American and global experience in the telecom and internet industry. Previously, he was the CEO at Teleglobe, Inc., Vice Chairman at Bell Canada, Group Director at Videotron, UK, and CEO at Bell Nexxia.

Richard Burston

Vice Chairman

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Richard Burston

Vice Chairman

Richard Burston is a successful entrepreneur and private equity investor. He was employed by Morgan Stanley before 1991, when he founded Regency Capital International Limited, a London-based merchant bank. From 2002 to 2004, he was the CEO of Bostream AB, following Regency Capital’s purchase of a majority interest in the company. He built Bostream into Sweden’s leading independent broadband ISP before selling the company in 2004. Mr. Burston is a Canadian citizen and has a B.A. in Economics from Yale University and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.

Rob MacInnis

Partner, ABRY Partners

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Rob MacInnis

Partner, ABRY Partners

Rob MacInnis joined ABRY in 1998 from Weather Services Corporation, an ABRY portfolio company. Previously, Mr. MacInnis was associated with PricewaterhouseCoopers, where he was a senior manager in the Merger and Acquisition Group. He has worked with numerous ABRY portfolio companies in publishing, business services, couponing, and other areas. Mr. MacInnis is a Certified Public Accountant, received an M.B.A. summa cum laude from Boston University, and is a summa cum laude graduate of Merrimack College.

Rob Nicewicz

Vice President, ABRY Partners

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Rob Nicewicz

Vice President, ABRY Partners

Rob Nicewicz joined ABRY from the Technology, Telecom & Digital Media Group of Harris Williams & Co. He is involved in media, communications, and business information services investments in the data center services, cloud computing, insurance, telecommunications, and internet services sectors. Mr. Nicewicz graduated magna cum laude from Babson College.

Tomer Yosef-Or

Principal, ABRY Partners

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Tomer Yosef-Or

Principal, ABRY Partners

Tomer Yosef-Or joined ABRY in May of 2005 from the Financial Institution Group at Bear Stearns Investment Banking Department. Previously, he was a member of the Securitization Transaction Group and Deloitte & Touche. Mr. Yosef-Or is involved in media, communications, and business information services investments in the data center services, education, satellite communication, and internet services sectors. He is an honors graduate of the Rutgers Business School’s Undergraduate -New Brunswick Program.