Our team team is comprised of technology veterans with proven track records of delivering large-scale networking, analytics and AI-based solutions for the world’s largest networks.
Founder & CEO
Laurent is the prime visionary behind Kaloom and has been an engineering and technology leader across all aspects of ICT. His experience includes over 25 years experience with Ericsson and Nortel in telecom network architecture, mobile infrastructure and data center technologies, key competencies include Network Functions Virtualization, Software-Defined Networking, mobile Evolved Packet Core and Edge Datacenter infrastructure, IP, WDCMA/LTE, iOT, VDSL and DOCSIS.
Suresh is a leader in the IP community and is an expert in all areas of IP technology. He is a recognized leading expert in IETF having led and/or contributed to over 45 IETF RFCs while previously working at Ericsson and Cisco in lead architect and designing roles. His key competencies include Routing and Switching, IPv4/IPv6, Mobile IP, GTP, Datacenter infrastructure, Linux, C/C++ and Evolved Packet Core Networks.
Paul-Henri is a seasoned CFO and Executive in recognized for managing growth and positioning companies for success. He is skilled in entrepreneurship, venture capital, banking, management, corporate development, and mergers & acquisitions. While working at the National Bank of Canada, he started a specialized division investing in technology venture capital funds and financing high-tech companies.
SVP Worldwide Sales & Marketing
Sonny is an industry veteran with more than 25 years of Sales, Business Development and Marketing experience in Data Center and Cloud Networking, Converged Infrastructures and Management. He has held executive positions at multiple high-tech companies that span from inception to publicly traded, including HPE, ServiceMesh VCE, Clearmesh, Accelerated Networks and Xylan/Alcatel.
VP of Product Management
Philippe Michelet previously led Product Management at Snaproute where he refocused the strategy on “Edge". He has worked for HPE as Senior Director of Global Product Line Management, Data Center Networking and Office of the CTO, driving the strategy and roadmap of the entire HW/SW product line as well as the associated NMS.
Per has devoted his entire career to engineering focused roles using his extensive knowledge in architecture and design of distributed & scalable high-performance systems. His experience and knowledge of building large-scale systems and Data Center infrastructure contributes significantly to Kaloom’s solutions. His experience includes over 20 years in the telecom and software industries at Ericsson.
Head of R&D
Benoit has over 25 years of experience in software research and development in various domains. They include 18 years at Ericsson establishing experimental systems for the IP edge, access and broadband networks. He has held technical leadership roles in research projects covering Carrier Ethernet, Distributed Control Plane, Packet Systems Architecture, Cloud, and Distributed Data Storage.
Head of Support & Services
Sveto brings extensive experience in full product life cycle management, from requirements handling, to system design, and operation & maintenance, focusing on serviceability and supportability of core network products. His 25 years of international experience with Ericsson in telecom markets as a Solution Architect makes him a go-to person for pre-sales and after-sales engagements.