SOURCE: IBB Consulting

IBB Consulting

June 12, 2014 09:00 ET

IBB Consulting Promotes Hillol Roy to Partner

Seasoned Mobile Executive Has Led New Service Development and Revenue Strategies Based on Range of Wireless Technologies for Emerging and Established Operators Globally

PHILADELPHIA, PA--(Marketwired - Jun 12, 2014) - Interactive Broadband Consulting Group, LLC (IBB Consulting), a premiere consulting company serving the leading wireless, media, content provider and cable operator companies, has elected Hillol Roy to partner. Roy was most recently a fellow with the firm, focusing on advising senior management at top service providers and device makers on the latest technology-based growth and retention strategies, including those supported by Wi-Fi, LTE-A and small cells. 

"Hillol is a recognized wireless industry thought leader, driving key network-based projects that are changing the face of mobile," said Dr. Imran Shah, managing partner, IBB Consulting. "He has helped lead the rapid growth of IBB Consulting's wireless efforts, embodying our core values in all that he does to support clients, mentor team members, and develop new business and technical strategies in the emerging world of heterogeneous networks."

An expert on wireless technologies, Roy has helped strategize, design, test and deploy cellular, Wi-Fi, and heterogeneous networks and services for leading operators globally. Recently, Roy has focused on seamless handoffs between cellular and Wi-Fi networks to improve the user experience. He has a proven track record of developing mobile broadband strategies to address customer acquisition, business growth, churn reduction and monetization.

"The last few years have seen mobile technology transform how we consume information, but the best is yet to come as emerging technologies are primed to truly unleash the power of information for mass markets," said Roy. "Wi-Fi has already broken down many connectivity barriers and emerging wireless developments will continue this trend economically and efficiently. I'm proud to drive these initiatives forward at IBB Consulting, where our talented team leverages deep experience across cable, wireless and media to help lead some of the wireless industry's most exciting projects."

Roy is a seasoned mobile executive with achievements that include leading the development and implementation of a large-scale multi-operator Wi-Fi roaming service, advising operators on AWS and 700 MHz spectrum acquisition and bidding strategies for FCC auctions and launching public safety and utility services on LTE networks. He has also created public Wi-Fi business models for a range of venue types and driven the planning, design and deployment of a greenfield wireless network in a developing country.

Prior to joining IBB, Roy was the chief wireless network architect for one of the world's largest consulting firms, leading the development of its new consumer and commercial services. He has also held senior positions in global wireless networking consulting firms, OEM vendors and wireless operators, responsible for advising senior wireless executives, driving service development using new technologies and guiding new spectrum acquisitions. Roy earned an MBA from Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta, and holds a B. Tech in telecommunications from Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur.

For more information about IBB Consulting, visit www.ibbconsulting.com.

About IBB Consulting Group, LLC

Interactive Broadband Consulting Group, LLC (IBB) is a premier consulting company serving the leading wireless, media, content provider and cable operator companies. Founded in 2001, IBB's team of senior industry experts leverages its extensive business planning, strategy and execution experience to help clients pioneer new products and services, develop innovative business models, and successfully execute business operations. IBB has worked with leading companies to conceive and grow some of the most significant strategic, marketing and operational and technology initiatives in the industry. The firm has US offices in Philadelphia and Princeton and offices abroad in Amsterdam, Beijing and Sydney. More information about IBB is available at www.ibbconsulting.com.

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