Lov is currently Managing Principal & Master Architect in Enterprise Innovation and 5G Solutions group at Verizon, working on emerging platforms (e.g., Computer Vision, AI over the Edge and Precision AR) over the Intelligent Edge with LTE/5G connectivity to create new value add solutions. Lov leads a team of distinguished architects supporting the global enterprises in the different verticals including Healthcare, Manufacturing, Media & Entertainment, Retail, Transportation and Technology. Lov’s focus is on the development of innovative solutions leveraging a portfolio of network services, and support customers in their transformative journey starting with proof of concepts and help customers achieve their expected business outcomes.
Prior to joining Verizon, while at EMC Consulting, Lov was responsible for delivering network and cloud virtual data center solutions to customers in Americas. Previously, Lov was GM and Director of product management at Lucent Technologies; with AT&T as Enhanced Services Director, Product Manager, and Applications Development Manager. He is an entrepreneur as well – he cofounded and was CEO of two startups in SDN and wireless technologies during his career. Lov has also held the position of Chairman and the founding Executive Director of the Multimedia Services Affiliate Forum (MSAF). Lov began his career as Member of Technical Staff at AT&T Bell Laboratories. Lov holds a Ph. D. in Systems and Control Engineering from Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH. He received his B.E. and M.E from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Roorkee, India. Lov is settled in NJ with his family. He is actively involved in his community, where he serves as the President of the Board of Trustees.