ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., Jan. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Cambium Networks™, a leading global provider of wireless broadband solutions, today announced the appointment of Derek Underwood to Regional Vice President, North America. In this position, he will take on the expanded role of leading all commercial accounts in North America while also leading sales and sales engineering teams throughout the region.
Underwood has been a part of the Cambium Networks team for more than 10 years, starting as a systems engineer and working his way up to Regional Vice President. With a strong focus on collaboration, he led his team to achieving top-tier results through proactive teamwork with the product line management, product development, operations and marketing teams within Cambium Networks.
"I am honored to accept the role of Vice President of Sales for North America," said Underwood. "My years of experience in sales as well as technical capacities will help accelerate the momentum in North America. We have an outstanding team and a product portfolio that puts Cambium Networks in a position to thrive in 2016 and beyond."
Underwood began his networking career with Orthogon Systems in 2005, staying with the business unit through its acquisition by Motorola Solutions, and then continuing on with Cambium Networks as the wireless broadband company evolved over the years.
"Derek's knowledge of all angles of our business, technical and commercial, product and services has led to great results for his teams and our company," said Atul Bhatnagar, President and CEO at Cambium Networks. "It is a moment of great pride when we have the opportunity to promote from within the company and Derek's commitment and collaborative style make him very deserving of this promotion."
About Cambium Networks:
Cambium Networks is a leading global provider of wireless broadband solutions that connect the unconnected. Through its extensive portfolio of reliable, scalable and secure WiFi and wireless broadband point-to-point (PTP) and point-to-multipoint (PMP) platforms managed by cloud-based software, Cambium Networks makes it possible for all service providers; enterprises; governmental and military agencies; oil, gas and utility companies; Internet service providers; and public safety networks to build powerful communications networks, reach users from 200 kilometers across mountain tops down to the last meter to their devices and intelligently manage their infrastructure through end-to-end network visibility and actionable analytics. Headquartered outside Chicago and with R&D centers in the U.S., Ashburton, U.K. and Bangalore, India, Cambium Networks sells through a range of trusted global distributors. For more information, visit: www.cambiumnetworks.com and www.connectingtheunconnected.org.
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