Evolving Systems announces leadership transition
Mr. Thekkethala assumes the CEO position after being named President and a Director of Evolving Systems when RateIntegration, Inc., d/b/a/ Sixth Sense Media (SSM), was acquired by Evolving Systems on September 30, 2015.
Mr. Thekkethala was a founding investor, Chairman and CEO of SSM, a provider of real-time analytics and mobile marketing solutions to wireless carriers around the world, including tier 1 operators in India, Asia, Africa and Europe.
Prior to founding SSM, he was founder and Managing General Partner of JT Ventures, a technology venture fund where he led investments in Allegro (acquired by Cisco), Fidelia (acquired by NetScout) and Ibrix (acquired by HP). He also co-founded and led telecom software companies SRG Inc. and Consolidated Communications Systems and Services to successful acquisitions.
Mr. Thekkethala succeeds Thad Dupper, who will remain with the Company as non-executive Chairman of the Board.
In addition, Dan Moorhead, formerly Vice President, Finance and Administration, has been promoted to Chief Financial Officer. ■