Zouheir Mansourati

Zouheir Mansourati, PhD

Member of Advisory Council

  • 28 years’ experience in the telecommunications industry with expertise in the areas of voice switching systems, data communications, and IP/optical networking
  • Past Vice President of Product Management at Olympus Microsystems America, Inc. (OMI) with responsibility for optical switching product management, marketing, and business development
  • Began his career with Bell-Northern Research (BNR) where he occupied several senior executive roles in product management, customer network planning, and business development. He helped to launch Movaz Networks (optical transport and switching equipment supplier)
  • He has authored numerous papers on optical networking and has been published by the Quarterly of Applied Mathematics and the Canadian Applied Mathematics Society
  • Zouheir holds a Maîtrise ès Sciences Mathématiques from Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, and M. Sc. and Ph. D. degrees in mathematics from Queen’s University, Kingston, Canada
  • Served as Vice President of Broadband Implementation, at TELUS with a focus on commercializing technology
  • Currently serving as Member of Advisory Council