As Founder, Executive Chairman, Principal Executive Officer, and in other executive management/advisory roles, Hal Turner has set the vision and business tone that has chartered the successful course of numerous international and U.S. domestic communication, software, and technology startup, growth, and Fortune 500 companies.
Hal’s track record of pioneering successes and leadership spans decades. He founded Turner Telecom Holdings Group, LLC, an executive management and board consultancy that cultivates and grows “all stage” global technology, software, and communications companies. His strong emphasis on sales and business plan execution results in strategy development, organizational leadership, sales growth and fundamental financial improvement.
Hal leads with a culture that has successfully ramped fiscal growth, while passionately serving the needs of valued constituents. This leadership has resulted in sustained financial and commercial growth for his companies. Launching his career at AT&T, Hal rose to senior roles in sales and marketing and served at the highest ranks in a broad spectrum of international startup and corporate firms. Highlights include: NeoNova Network Services, Inc.; Pac West Telecom, Inc.; Panterra Networks; PTT Telecom Netherlands, US Inc. (now KPN); and BellSouth Communications, Inc. (now AT&T). Hal also serves as an advisory board member of The Capital Angels, an angel investing group affiliated with SC Angel Network. Hal earned a Bachelor of Science degree and a Master of Business Administration from the University of South Carolina, where he was presented with a Distinguished Alumni award in 2010.
Prior to joining Pareteum Corp., Mr. Bozzo served as Senior Vice President, Worldwide Sales and Marketing for Telarix Inc., a market leader in interconnect solutions for service providers.
Under Mr. Bozzo’s sales and marketing leadership, sales increased significantly and the company received numerous market leadership accolades, ultimately leading to a highly successful exit for investors. Prior to joining Telarix, Mr. Bozzo served as President and General Manager of Pac-West’s Emerging Technologies division after selling Pac-West his startup, Factor Communications, an innovative portfolio of cloud-based communications services.
He was also responsible for significant revenue and customer growth and investor returns at at NexTone Communications, ITXC Corporation, and Voxware.
Mr. O’Donnell has over 25 years of experience in investment banking, private equity investment, venture capital, internet technology, Software as a Service (SaaS) and other new media businesses.
Prior to joining Pareteum Corporation, Mr. O’Donnell served as CFO of Ameri100, a provider of SAP services to enterprises. Mr. O’Donnell’s career includes serving as COO of Radbourne Property Group, VP of Finance of Augme Technologies, CFO of AudioEye and Carlyle Capital Group.
He also held the position of SVP of Finance and Investor Relations at ACTV, Inc. (NASDAQ: IATV), where he developed its investor relations department before its purchase by OpenTV, a voting-controlled subsidiary of Liberty Media.
Alexander Korff joined Pareteum and ValidSoft in 2011, and in 2016 was appointed General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer. Mr Korff oversees the legal affairs of the group, including corporate, commercial and financial transactions, intellectual property, governance and regulatory compliance.
Before joining Pareteum, Mr Korff worked at international firms Clifford Chance (in their London, Amsterdam and Warsaw offices) and Bird & Bird in London, specialising in contentious and non-contentious commercial, IT and intellectual property law – predominantly for technology- and telecom-sector clients.
He has also worked as in-house legal counsel to defence and aviation group EADS Airbus at their European headquarters in France. He previously held commercial posts with technology companies WorldPay and Autonomy. Mr Korff read law (LL.B) at Durham University, England, and undertook post-graduate legal studies at the London College of Law. He speaks English, Dutch, German and French.