ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., September 22, 2015 — Cambium Networks™, a leading global provider of wireless broadband solutions, today announced the appointment of Raymond de Graaf to senior vice president of worldwide operations. De Graaf brings more than 20 years of relevant industry experience to lead the company’s global operations organization.
“I am thrilled to be leading a team that is so committed to providing reliable wireless connectivity to the world’s unconnected people, places and things,” said De Graaf. “I look forward to expanding the capabilities and reach of Cambium Networks’ services, from large enterprises and mission critical communications platforms to emerging markets and traditionally inaccessible environments.”
An expert in driving transformational business innovation and ramping up international operations teams, De Graaf has led countless successful operations initiatives over the course of his career. Prior to joining Cambium Networks, he was senior vice president of operations at Ixia, a leader in network monitoring, testing and security. As a key member of Ixia’s senior leadership team, he helped the company grow revenue from $175 million to $500 million.
Furthermore, prior to his tenure at Ixia, De Graaf held multiple senior leadership positions at connected solutions provider Flextronics where he built a global team that developed and delivered supply chain solutions to several high-profile customers. Over this period, De Graaf successfully managed a number of unique and challenging projects, including merger and acquisition reviews, acquisition integrations, plant openings, facility consolidations and sophisticated technology transfers.
“We are delighted to welcome Raymond and are confident that his leadership will provide us the momentum to thrive and scale as we expand into new markets,” said Atul Bhatnagar, president and CEO at Cambium Networks. “Raymond’s commitment to quality, high performance and aggressive growth will prove invaluable to our operations strategy.”
About Cambium Networks:
Cambium Networks is a leading global provider of wireless broadband solutions that connect the unconnected. Through its extensive portfolio of reliable, scalable and secure WiFi and wireless broadband point-to-point (PTP) and point-to-multipoint (PMP) platforms managed by cloud-based software, Cambium Networks makes it possible for all service providers; enterprises; governmental and military agencies; oil, gas and utility companies; Internet service providers; and public safety networks to build powerful communications networks, reach users from 200 kilometers across mountain tops down to the last meter to their devices and intelligently manage their infrastructure through end-to-end network visibility and actionable analytics. Headquartered outside Chicago and with R&D centers in the U.S. Ashburton, U.K. and Bangalore, India, Cambium Networks sells through a range of trusted global distributors. For more information, visit: www.cambiumnetworks.com and www.connectingtheunconnected.org.
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