Thierry Maupilé is Executive Vice President of Strategy and Product Management at Altiostar. Thierry has a unique mix of experience in start-ups and in large scale technology companies. Prior to joining Altiostar, he was Senior Vice President, Strategy, Portfolio & Marketing at Tech Mahindra for the Network Business. Before joining Tech Mahindra, he held various leadership roles at Cisco Systems, head of Strategy Service Providers and most recently as Global Vice President, Strategic Ecosystem Group. After a successful IPO, he joined Cisco as a result of the acquisition of Starent Networks, where he was Vice President of Marketing & Business Development. Other companies where he has worked are IPWireless, Motorola and Groupe Bull. Thierry holds a MBA from the International Management Development Institute (IMD – Switzerland) and a master degree from ESSCA in France. He is a Visiting Faculty Member at IMD.