UTStarcom Appoints Frankie Sum Asia-Pacific Regional Vice President
ALAMEDA, Calif., April 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- UTStarcom, Inc.
(Nasdaq: UTSI), a global leader in IP-based, end-to-end networking solutions
and services, today announced that
Frankie Sum has joined the company as
regional vice president of international sales for UTStarcom's Asia-Pacific
Seasoned Industry Sales Executive to Lead Asia-Pac International Sales
Sum will lead UTStarcom's sales efforts in the
UTStarcom holds leadership positions in its core business focus areas:
Internet Protocol TV (IPTV), Next Generation Networks (NGN) and broadband.
Sum will oversee all the country managers in
'Frankie's experience in implementing an effective global sales strategy
will mark a vital contribution to our international sales efforts in Asia-Pac,
especially as UTStarcom continues its momentum in this key high-growth
marketing, UTStarcom, Inc. 'With his leadership and insight, Sum will help
grow UTStarcom's overall market share in one of our most important regions.'
Prior to joining UTStarcom, Sum served as head of
held a variety of senior positions over a nine-year period at Cisco Systems,
Previously, he held several managerial roles for global technology leaders
including Software AG, Informix Software, Concurrent Computer Corporation and
Sum holds a master's degree in computer science from the
California at Los Angeles and a bachelor of science degree in mathematics from
About UTStarcom, Inc.
UTStarcom is a global leader in IP-based, end-to-end networking solutions
and international service and support. The company sells its broadband,
wireless, and handset solutions to operators in both emerging and established
telecommunications markets around the world. UTStarcom enables its customers
to rapidly deploy revenue-generating access services using their existing
infrastructure, while providing a migration path to cost-efficient, end-to-end
IP networks. Founded in 1991 and headquartered in
company has research and development operations in
company's Web site at http://www.utstar.com.
SOURCE UTStarcom, Inc.