Michael G. Hluchyj Comp Chair

Michael G. Hluchyj has served as a Director since August 2015. Mr. Hluchyj also serves as a board member of Uptycs, a cybersecurity startup. From December 2012 through January 2015, he served as Chief Technology Officer, Carrier Products of Akamai, a leading content delivery network services provider, with responsibilities that included carrier service provider initiatives related to Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) and its specification. Mr. Hluchyj joined Akamai through the acquisition of Verivue, a leading provider of content delivery solutions to service providers, where he was a founder and Chief Technology Officer from November 2006 through December 2012. Prior to founding Verivue, he was a founder and Chief Technology Officer of Sonus Networks, a leading global provider of voice over IP (VoIP) infrastructure solutions to carriers. Mr. Hluchyj is a Fellow of the IEEE, has been awarded 36 U.S. patents, and is widely published on subjects such as switching and traffic management in multimedia packet networks. He holds a B.S. in electrical engineering from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and an M.S. and a Ph.D. in electrical engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.