Maya Global Solutions is led by industry veterans with numerous successes in tech innovation. The executive team’s serial entrepreneurs have taken four companies public and have multiple successful exits. Their experience guiding profitable networking, interactive communications and SaaS companies informs their commitment to the Maya Global Solutions mission.
Michael Mansouri, Chairman and CEO
Entrepreneur and investor with expertise in cyber security, government services, data management, and voice/data networking. Notable recent exits include the IPO of iPass with a market cap of $1.8B; the sale of Omnitrust to Heisie Denden of Japan; the sale of Avalon Global Solutions to Widepoint Communications; and the sale of Spikes Security to Cyberinc.
Marcel Puyk, Chief Financial Officer
Marcel is senior executive with more than 20 years’ experience supporting early-stage technology companies. Marcel is an innovator and enabler of technology businesses.
Marcel has held senior leadership roles helping companies achieve their targets, raising finance, achieve exits and providing guidance on overall strategy. During his career, Marcel has worked at the BBC, commercializing internally developed technology, early stage incubator GorillaPark, KPMG and Air Products & Chemicals Inc.
Barry Davis, Chief Operating Officer
Barry is an expert at creating and improving operational processes and systems that simplify internal functions and efficiently scale businesses. Previously, Barry was VP of Business Operations for InSpeed, VP of New Product Introduction at VMware (NYSE: VMW) driving cross-functional project teams to successfully launch new products. Prior to VMware, Barry had senior management positions at Airespace (NASDAQ: CSCO), NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP), and Network Computing Devices (NASDAQ: NCDI).
Ed Basart, Chief Technology Officer
Founded 3 hardware and networking startups, with IPOs for Networking Computing Devices and ShoreTel. Founder of InSpeed.
Hans Sporrel, Vice President and General Manager of Global Sales and Managing Director of International
Hans is an experienced founder and co-founder with a demonstrated history of working in high technology, semiconductor, wireless and mobile technologies. Previously was CEO for Servasure Ltd, President European Operations Silvaco International and Vice President International Sentrol Inc.
Jon Fishlow, Vice President, North America Sales
Jon brings over 28 years of Telecom sales experience to Maya. Throughout his career, Jon has experienced success in selling Voice, Data, and Optical Networking solutions to Major Accounts and Strategic Partners.
Prior to joining Maya, Jon has held various sales and sales leadership positions at both startups and larger companies that include Cascade Communications/Ascend Communications/Lucent Technologies, Ditech Networks/Nuance Communications, and Coriant/Infinera.
Roshanak Afsarifard, Vice President, Partner Solutions
Roshanak has over 20 years of technical, operational, and business leadership experience in the software, SaaS, networking and financial industries. She started her career at Oracle Corporation where she rose to the level of Sr. Director of Intel Platform Strategic Business Unit. Most recently she was with Cisco Systems, as the Head of Technology Partner Development for Cisco Smart Cities in Greater China. Prior to Cisco she was VP of Customer and Partner Success at Cloud Lending Solutions, a SaaS fintech startup built on Salesforce.com platform.