Marketing and Business Development Director, Actility
Dickel Sooriah serves as Actility’s Product Strategy Director. Since joining Actility, Dickel has overseen the roll-out of IoT services in Europe, APAC and the Americas and has been actively engaged in building global strategic relationships with key alliance partners of the company. He is in charge of creating the company’s offers in the field of the Internet of Things. Dickel has 15 years of experience in the telecom and technology business in both start-ups and large companies. Prior to his position at Actility, Dickel has launched the cloud-based social application platform GroupCamp and has been responsible for business development and strategy at various fixed and mobile telecom operators now part of French operator SFR. Dickel has also been Head of Business Consulting at the high-tech VoIP market leader Netcentrex and Director of Strategic Marketing of the IP Communications Business Unit at Comverse via its acquisition of Netcentrex. In addition to his duties at Actility, he advises various start-ups in the field of Cloud Computing and Cleantech. Dickel holds Masters degrees in telecom engineering and corporate finance and strategy.