William YanPresident, Americas at AVSystem
A passionate, 20+ year high-growth technology industry veteran, Mr. William L. Yan has played key executive roles in both emerging/high growth and mature/publicly traded companies on a global scale, culminating at C-level executive leadership positions.
Working directly, built and directed teams, and through eco-system partners, Mr. Yan has delivered industry-recognized successful digital transformation solutions to Communications Service Providers (CSP) worldwide. In that journey, he has acquired a core set of business management skills and domain knowledge/expertise in telecom/broadband service management platforms – Service Assurance, OSS/BSS, and Customer Management.
During his tenure in the technologies industry, Mr. Yan has worked at major technology powerhouses including Oracle, and emerging, high growth outfits that were acquired by major broadband technology solution providers such as Ciena and Arris. He has focused on and enjoys building and mentoring teams of problem-solvers - sales managers, marketing professionals, and service delivery professionals.
Mr. Yan is a regular participant in broadband industry standard bodies including TM Forum, Broadband World Forum, Mobile World Congress, SCTE/ISBE, FTTH Council, and CableLabs. He’s also a frequent writer/speaker on the subject matter of broadband communication network technologies.