CEO & President
Verscom Solutions

Mehmet Balos is CEO and President of Verscom Solutions, a leading designer and integrator of best-of-breed packet voice networks and convergent OSS/BSS solutions headquartered in Istanbul, Turkey, with
offices in Dubai, UAE, London, UK and Lahore, Pakistan. Prior to Verscom, Mr. Balos was Chief Marketing Officer at GENBAND, responsible for all Global Marketing functions. At Actelis Networks, he served as President and ran Global Marketing, Sales, Services and Business Development. Prior to that, he managed 3Com’s Strategic and Product Marketing, Segmentation and Solutions Marketing, Field Marketing, Corporate Communications and Branding as Chief Marketing Officer. Mr. Balos has successfully developed organizations for new product platforms, and has grown existing and established businesses while at Lucent, Nortel, Fujitsu, ADC Telecommunications, Pirelli Telecom (acquired by Cisco), Advanced Fibre Communications (acquired by Tellabs) and Ericsson.

Throughout his career, Mr. Balos has worked closely with decision makers at Service Providers, such as, PTTs, National Local and Long Distance Carriers, MSOs, Enterprise Networks, OEM Suppliers and Private Equity/Venture Capital Organizations specializing in telecommunications. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Engineering from Middle East Technical University, and he conducted his Graduate Studies at Georgia Institute of Technology in Industrial & Systems Engineering.