CommScope, a global leader in network connectivity, introduced Markus Ogurek as senior vice president and segment leader of venue and campus networks.
Ogurek is an industry veteran with a well-established track record of leadership spanning across multi-billion-dollar businesses including Cisco, Hewlett Packard Enterprise and iov42. He will now lead a global organization of more than 2,000 professionals that includes sales, product development, and supply chain operations. He will be responsible for the development and growth of CommScope’s networking, indoor cellular, and security products and applications that align with the company’s strategic transformation program, CommScope NEXT.
“The roles of communication networks are more critical than ever as people transform the way they connect and communicate,” said Ogurek. “My role is to ensure CommScope is aligned to what our customers need today and well into the future as they face an exponential increase in the demand for data, an emerging recognition that secure networks are a priority, and a continuing evolution in network architecture.”
Chuck Treadway, president and chief executive officer, CommScope, commented, “Markus brings a wealth of enterprise technology and networking expertise to CommScope’s largest and fastest-growing segment with an addressable market of $23 billion. His international experience and proven track record make him well-positioned to lead a business focused on the accelerated adoption of faster, secure networks and ubiquitous connectivity.”
In his previous role as vice president of enterprise at Cisco, Ogurek drove subscription and software-as-a-service sales across vertical markets, generating hundreds of millions in new portfolio revenue.