Catherine Van AkenHead of Telecom at Gig Tech
Catherine Van Aken is Head of Telecom for GIG Technology and leads GIG’s global Go-To-Market and business development activities in the Communication Service Provider vertical.
Catherine has 25 years of international sales, marketing and business development experience in the Telecom and High-Tech industry. She held various regional leadership positions with Telecom giant Nokia based out of Singapore, South Africa and Belgium. She was responsible for Strategic Digital Innovation initiatives at Technicolor based out of Silicon Valley combining the value of IoT, AI and Cloud capabilities through cloud partnerships.
Catherine holds a Master’s degree in Economics and Business from Solvay Business School.
GIG Technology is a European technology company that delivers Public and Private Edge Cloud-as-a-Service at any location. GIG’s self-developed G8 edge cloud technology enables the democratization of cloud infrastructure and accelerates the ubiquity of cloud resources anywhere. Through its advanced knowhow of automated operations of complex distributed environments, GIG delivers a highly intelligent edge cloud model at zero operational cost.
GIG Marketplace offers a full spectrum of SAAS applications on top of GIG’s public and private edge cloud capabilities. Through partnering with software brands in CRM, Content Distribution, Unified Workspace, Artificial Intelligence, Mixed Reality and numerous Banking & Finance applications, GIG is dedicated to expanding its Edge Cloud Marketplace with application and solution partner integration now and in the future. www.gig.tech