Akinnovate appoints John Lyons as VP of Network Services

Ashburn, VA, December 8, 2017 – Akinnovate, the Ashburn based consultancy and services company, today announced the appointment of John Lyons to the position of Vice President of Network Services.

John will head the Akinnovate Network Services and Telecommunications Engineering practice area.

John will be responsible for developing and deliver new business opportunities as well as oversee the Akinnovate Telecom Engineering Services portfolio.

 “With 5G, IoT and the general demand for increased network capacity, we see the need for significant changes in today’s telecom networks as well as telecom engineering services in new verticals.  Akinnovate is expanding its capabilities within practice area Network Services and Telecom Engineering.” Said Staffan Wassvik, COO of Akinnovate.  “We see John as a perfect fit and pleased to expand his role within the company.  John has an extensive experience in successfully delivering Engineering services and has built a large network within the industry. I’m excited to have John lead this practice area and expand it beyond traditional telecom.”

As a senior business leader with 20 years of international executive experience in site development, engineering and operations for multiple wireless carriers, equipment manufacturers and infrastructure providers, Lyons has a proven ability to deliver results for his customers in all phases of the business.

"Akinnovate has had tremendous success bringing results to our customers and will continue to provide world class solutions as we expand our network services into the growing IoT business,"  Lyons said. "I am thrilled and excited to have this opportunity to lead Akinnovate’s Network Services practice. We have a group of exceptional professionals with a passion to deliver results for clients."

About Akinnovate

Akinnovate is a boutique consulting company with practices in Management Consulting, Telecom Engineering, Software Development and Data Management & Analytics. We provide a total solution approach for our clients technical and business growth needs with emphasis on utilizing carefully selected software solutions for efficiency and sustained value.

Our senior team averages over 20 years of global experience in Management, Telecommunications, Information Technology and the Software Development industries.