Dr.C.S.RAO
Chairman WiMax Forum, India and President, Reliance Comm
Professional career
  -   President, Reliance Communications , Strategy& Corporate Affairs,Sept'10 -till todate
  -   Chairman WiMAXForum India , 2007 till todate
  -   Mg.Director,Intel ,India & South Asia & Middle East ,Mobile Wireless , 2008 -2010
  -   BT (British telecom) India Pvt Ltd , Mg Director , 2006 - 2007
  -   Lucent India, PRESIDENT & CEO , 2004 to 2006
  -   Tellabs India , Mg.Director, India ,1994 – 2004
  -   A core group team of first founder 10 members at CDOT and G.M ,CDOT,’85 -94


HONORS & AWARDS
  -   On the Advisory Panel to Prime Minister of India for Telecom,IT & Convergence
  -   Was OSD to Mr Sam Pitroda , Advisor to PM
  -   Rank Holder in B.Tech & M.Tech, IIT ,Chennai
  -   Business Leadership Award , Assocham , a National Chamber of Commerce
  -   National Research & Development Council (NRDC) award from Hon”ble President of India
  -   Innovation , Leadership & Achievement Awards, Tellabs ,USA and LUCENT,USA
  -   Hon. Prof of Electronics & Communications Dept, Andhra University ,Visakhapatnam


Significant Achivements :
  -   Achieved BWA Spectrum Auction for 3 slots of 20Mhz each Mobile & Wireless Broadband
  -   Started the world famous Bell Labs in India in 2004 - first ever outside of USA
  -   Pioneered the concept of 21st Century NW for BT( British Telecom) in India
  -   Roll out of first largest CDMA Network in India for 30 million subscribers at Reliance Telecom
  -   Pioneered the first ever Nationwide MDN(MLLN) Network launch
  -   Pioneering role in the launch of pan India SDH Network / 10G DWDM NW
  -   Pioneering role of first ever ISDN in India in 1989 at CDOT
  -   Established $ 2 B ( Rs 8000 cr) NW Infra in India thro Tellabs ,USA , LUCENT,USA , & BT,U.K