Company Management

    Getting to know the management team

    Executive Management

    • Philippe Ozanian

      Chief Executive Officer

      With over 20 years of high-level industry experience, Mr. Ozanian joined InfoVista in November of 2000 as its Chief Financial Officer. In 2007, Mr. Ozanian began serving the company as President and CFO with extended responsibilities to worldwide operations. Mr. Ozanian has led InfoVista as CEO since July 2008. Prior to joining the company, Mr. Ozanian was Director of Human Resources and Communications at Johnson & Johnson for France and Benelux from 1999 to 2000.

    • David Forlizzi

      Chief Financial Officer

      Mr. Forlizzi is responsible for leading InfoVista’s worldwide finance and administrative organization which includes overseeing finance, human resources, legal and other administrative departments. After joining the company in March 2000 as Director of Finance for InfoVista Corporation, a U.S. subsidiary of InfoVista, he was subsequently promoted to Vice President of Finance in September 2001.

    • Mark Pugerude

      Chief Sales Officer

      Mr. Pugerude has responsibility for InfoVista’s global sales team, leading strategic growth initiatives and driving plans to expand from its existing strong base. Mark brings 27 years of sales and marketing experience to the leadership team. Prior to joining InfoVista, he served as President of Global Sales for GENBAND and has also held senior executive positions in companies that include Broadwing Communications and Nokia Networks, as well as service providers, such as PingTone Communications. 

    • Bernard Breton

      Chief Marketing Officer

      Mr. Breton is responsible for worldwide marketing and corporate development at InfoVista. In this role, he is driving the recognition of the InfoVista brand in our market and turning this positive attention into demand for our products and services. He joined the company following the acquisition of Mentum in 2012 where he was Chief Operating & Strategy Officer.

    • Yann Le Helloco

      Chief Technology Officer

      Dr. Le Helloco oversees the development of the InfoVista products portfolio and he is responsible for technological innovation and strategy as Chief Technical Officer. Prior to joining InfoVista, Dr. Le Helloco was CTO at Mentum, heading R&D and product management activities of the company. He has many years of experience in managing technological, product and R&D teams for various companies including Ericsson, Marconi, Siradel and Cap Gemini.

    Senior Management

    • Emmanuelle Nello

      VP Human Resources

      Ms. Nello is Vice President, Human Resources for InfoVista. Emmanuelle joined InfoVista in September 2016 to accelerate the company's transformation through efficient integration of acquisitions, attracting and developing the best talent and building a culture of engagement, agility and innovation. Ms. NELLO leads also training, workforce planning, employee relations, compensation, benefits and diversity initiatives.

    • Laurent Joly

      VP Customer Care & Logistics

      Mr. Joly oversees all of InfoVista’s worldwide customer care and supply chain activities. Since joining InfoVista in 2002, Mr. Joly has served in several key roles, having been Director of Professional Services for EMEA and AP regions, as well as WW VP Customer Care. In addition, Mr. Joly has held a number of positions in the R&D organization, including acting as Head of the Product Management group for the Service Assurance Business Line.

    • Andy Asava

      SVP Americas Sales & Operations

      Over the past 30 years, Andy Asava has directed global strategic initiatives across the globe, playing a leadership role at a wide range of companies throughout the telecommunications space, from start-ups to major global enterprises. Before Joining InfoVista in 2017, Mr. Asava drove enterprise sales growth at GENBAND as the Senior Vice President of Enterprise Sales. Prior to this, he was the Vice President of Worldwide Sales and Business Development at Sipera Systems, a Sequoia-backed Unified Communication Security company, which was acquired by Avaya.

    • Faiq Khan

      SVP Europe, Asia and Africa Sales & Operations

      Mr. Khan has nearly two decades of experience in the telecoms industry. Today, he leads the Sales and Operations teams for Europe, Asia and Africa, with responsibility for driving growth of the mobile business and CSP sales across the region. He joined the TEMS team in 2011 and has held a number of senior roles during his tenure, spanning both commercial and leadership positions.

    • Sylvain Quartier

      SVP Enterprises Solutions

      Mr. Quartier oversees InfoVista’s global product management, product marketing and strategic alliances activities. Since joining the company in 2002, he has held a number of other positions in R&D and product management. Mr. Quartier’s prior industry experience encompasses various engineering, sales engineering and product management roles, including head of product management at TraceOne, a global leader in collaborative and SaaS solutions for the private label and branded goods industry.

    • Vikas Trehan

      SVP Channels

      Vikas Trehan is SVP Global Channels for InfoVista based out of Dallas, TX. In this role, he is responsible for devising and executing a channel strategy that increases our global coverage and sales effectiveness for Enterprise product portfolio. In addition, he is in charge of recruiting and managing new partners, including existing CSPs customers. Vikas brings over 20 years of telecom industry experience in diverse functional roles including R&D management, product management, product marketing and business development.  

    • Marc Benrey

      SVP PMI

      Mr. Benrey oversees all worldwide professional services, customer care and training activities.  Joining the company in 2001, he previously served as Director of Customer Advocacy and VP Customer Support. Mr. Benrey’s prior industry experience encompasses various positions in customer service including Chief Service Officer for Clariteam from 1999 to 2001, (the first European MSP specialized in Quality of Services) and Director of Customer Services for ARCHE Communications, a leading French network integrator, from 1995 to 1999. 

    • James Bristow

      SVP Sales for Europe

      Mr Bristow is Senior Vice President, Sales for Europe. He is an accomplished sales leader with a long history of managing high performance teams, spanning multiple geographies. James has a deep background in cloud, infrastructure and SaaS solutions, as well as long exposure to enterprise and service provider markets. Previously, James was VP EMEA Service Providers for Juniper Networks and VP EMEA for Alcatel Enterprise. He has consistently built and led teams to out-perform strategic goals.