Prem Uppaluru

Vice President and General Manager, BroadSoft Contact Center

Bio:

Prem Uppaluru brings 25 years of experience in the telecommunications and networking industry to Transera, now a BroadSoft Company, as well as his keen entrepreneurial instincts.

Prior to cofounding Transera, Prem was executive vice president, Voice Portal Solutions at Genesys, where he was responsible for strategic direction and development of the company's Voice Platform and Managed
Service solutions. As a result of his efforts, the Genesys Voice Portal products were awarded the top ranking in worldwide market leadership from a leading analyst firm for completeness of business vision and ability to deliver compelling value to the marketplace.

He has also held executive leadership roles at Telera, VOIS Corporation, Novell, Fluent and Samsung Software America. Prem holds a Ph.D. in electrical engineering and computer science from the University of Texas at Austin. He received his masters and undergraduate degrees in electrical engineering from IIT Bombay.