Kenmei Technologies is a Spanish company based in Valencia founded by telecoms and software experts, focused on providing data intelligence with machine-based decisioning, automating network operations and customer assurance, to help operators to deal with the incoming increase of network complexity.
VISION & MISSION
To become a worldwide leading company in providing autonomous solutions for mobile network operators.
To partner with our customers to build high ROI and innovative use cases, using automation and artificial intelligence techniques.
OUR COMPANY VALUES
We are committed to the excellence through quality and innovation
Innovation is in our DNA. For us, it is the only way to compete worldwide in the technological market.
We ambition a strong, sustainable and profitable growth
We believe financial growth is key to guarantee the quality of our solutions and to ensure an appealing roadmap.
We put our employees first, the rest will follow
We foster an open, straightforward environment where personal development and company objectives are aligned.
OUR MANAGEMENT TEAM
Vicent Soler, Co-Founder and CEO
Vicent received an MSc. in Telecommunications Engineering in 2001 from the Universitat Politècnica de València (UPVLC), Spain. His final degree project was awarded with the National Prize from Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM) within the Amena-Auna cooperation framework with the topic “Mobile system for the live transmission of images through Internet”.
Vicent joined the UPVLC iTEAM research institute in 2001 to develop projects related to mobile wireless communications for UMTS, IMS and GSM technologies. In 2007, he co-founded Ingenia Telecom S.L. and became CEO & CTO, leading the technical and innovation strategy of the company. After the acquisition of Ingenia Telecom by Astellia in 2014, Vicent became Innovation Director of the company.
Javier López, Co-Founder and CTO
Javier Lopez received his MSc. in Telecommunications Engineering from the Universitat Politècnica de València (UPVLC) in 2005. He defended his Master Thesis with Highest Honours through the Socrates-Erasmus Grant at Strathclyde University, Glasgow (UK). In 2006, he joined the Mobile Communication Group (MCG) in the iTEAM Institute, UPVLC, as R&D enginee, where he participated in multiple projects.
In 2007, he co-founded Ingenia Telecom S.L., where he carried out multiple functions of telecom analyst, developer, project manager among others. In 2014, Ingenia Telecom was acquired by Astellia, where he developed his professional career as a Innovation Manager.
Javier Grau, Co-Founder and COO
Javier received in 2004 an MSc. degree in Telecommunications Engineering and a M.S degree in Mobile Communications, both from the Polytechnic University of Valencia in Spain. After this, he started to work as a researcher in the iTEAM research institute of the UPVLC, to develop projects related to mobile wireless communications.
In 2007, he co-founded Ingenia Telecom where he developed the role of Chief Operational Officer, leading the Services department and being in charge of multiple international projects.
In 2014 Ingenia was acquired by Astellia, a French multinational company. After the acquisition, he was in charge of all the added value services of the company, as Professional Services Director, leading a multinational team with a wide E2E portfolio of services.
Ali Wansa, VP of Sales and Business Development
As VP of Sales and Business Development, Ali Wansa is responsible for driving global sales for Kenmei Technologies, with a focus on growing the company’s client base, revenues & channels. Ali brings forward a successful track record with over 30 years’ experience across the globe including North America, Asia, & EMEA.
Prior to Joining Kenmei, Ali had a leadership role at Astellia (purchased by EXFO in Feb 2018) building a successful team that continued to lead and deliver beyond expectations for over 10 years.
Ali holds a Master of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Massachusetts.
Guzmán Simarro, Shareholder and R&D Director
Guzmán Simarro holds a Degree in Computing from the Universitat Politècnica de València (2007).
Before joining Kenmei, Guzmán worked as a Developer and Team Leader at DSS (2007-2010), as Senior Developer at TSB (2010-2012) and finally at Astellia (2012-2018), where he had a leadership role driving a team in charge of delivering customised tools and automating many telecom processes.
As R&D Director Guzmán is responsible for driving software development for Kenmei Technologies, managing several teams that cover Big Data, SaaS and Web projects as well as ADELE® product.
David Gregori, Shareholder and Technical Director
David Gregori holds a Master Degree in Telecommunications Engineering from the Polytechnic University of Valencia (UPVLC). In 2007, he completed a degree in Mobile Communication Networks from the UPVLC, focused on UMTS and GSM/GPRS network planning and optimization. In 2018, David got certified as an LTE-A & VoLTE Network Expert. Additionally, in 2009 he obtained Cisco Certified Network Associate certificate.
David has been involved in mobile network planning and optimization tasks for more than 14 years, working for different operators, in multivendor and multitechnology international environments. In 2005, he started his career as a researcher in the iTEAM institute of the UPVLC, developing projects related to UMTS network communications. In 2007, he worked as network planning engineer for operators in Spain. Few years later, in 2009, he worked as VoLTE/LTE/UMTS network optimization engineer, leading projects worldwide. After six years and a half, he was promoted to network technical authority.
In 2018, David joined Kenmei Technologies as Technical Director, responsible for ensuring technical quality standards and becoming an advisor for the whole company.