ABOUT UXP SYSTEMS
Gemini Waghmare, Founder & CEO
A veteran of the communications industry IT space, Gemini has held senior management positions at Amdocs, TELUS, Digital Equipment Corporation, and various startup companies.
Gemini holds a degree in Business Administration from the Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario. Gemini provides the strategic direction for UXP Systems and is responsible for the realization of the company's goal of providing solutions that power the connected communications experience. His deep knowledge of service provider infrastructure and entrepreneurial vision give UXP Systems the foundation to succeed in the dynamic telecom and cable landscape.
Steve Neal, Chief Financial Officer
Steve is responsible for UXP Systems' finance, human resource, IT and administrative systems. With over thirty years of finance and operational management experience Steve provides strong management focus and systems development skills to UXP as it realizes its rapid growth objective.
Prior to UXP Systems, Steve held CFO positions at two successful startup companies, and senior management positions at JDS Uniphase and SDL, Inc. Steve has a Commerce degree from McMaster University and trained as a Chartered Accountant.
Jim MacDonald, Vice President, Sales and Marketing
Jim is responsible for UXP Systems' global sales and marketing activity. A veteran of the Technology, Communications, and Software industry, Jim has a long history of building global sales and marketing organizations for multiple software start-ups including Solect Technology Group, Changepoint, and CiRBA, as well as holding senior posts at large technology-centric firms such as Compuware, Amdocs, and Digital Equipment Corporation.
Jim holds a Bachelor of Computer Science degree from Western University, and is responsible for all aspects of UXP Systems' demand generation activity and field sales/partner strategy.
Arif Hirani, Vice President, Business Development
Arif is responsible for UXP Systems' business development. He has a long history of cultivating and managing relationships with several of the world's leading communications service providers. Prior to UXP Systems, Arif held senior Sales positions at IBM, and communications industry-specific software vendors where he successfully managed and grew sales, revenue and client satisfaction.
Jay Deen, Vice President, R&D
Jay Deen brings more than 15 years experience to UXP Systems. He previously held positions in product management, marketing and development. Prior to joining UXP Systems, Mr. Deen worked at AudienceView Ticketing - a leading white label ticketing provider in the role of VP of Product Marketing. Through his tenure, Jay has maintained roles at Delrina, Symantec, Solect Technology Group and Amdocs; and was a founding employee and Vice President of Technology at Casero Inc. Jay studied Computer Science at the University of Waterloo.
Paul Beauregard, Vice President, Professional Services
Paul is responsible for delivering our product solutions to our valued customers and brings 25 years of experience in IT and Software management to UXP. Prior to joining UXP, Paul founded and successfully grew a privately-held Information Technology firm and has spent many years in roles as a Senior Project and Program Director. Paul holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Carleton University and has an extensive background in successful client solution delivery.