Vox Carrier has appointed Nicholas Nikrouyan as its Group Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) and Chief of Staff with immediate effect.
Nikrouyan is responsible for leading the company’s commercial operations and executing on its vision for securing, optimising and accelerating how mobile network operators (MNOs) and service providers monetise their voice and messaging businesses.
He will work closely with Ehsan Ahmadi, CEO of Vox Carrier, and the Board of Vox Group on activities including strategy, M&A, product innovation, finance, and operations.
Vox Carrier enables its partners to be successful in the voice and messaging market through efficiently expanding reach, optimising operations, enhancing user experience and mitigating fraud. It serves MNOs, carriers, aggregators and enterprises worldwide, delivering an array of services including A2P messaging, service monetisation and operational outsourcing.
Nikrouyan has more than 25 years of experience in international telecoms and most recently held the position of VP Strategic Partnerships and CCO at BICS. He has an extensive background in finance, business transformation, change management, leading commercial and marketing teams, and managing global operations.
“Vox Carrier is an innovative and entrepreneurial business that has a unique vision for the voice and messaging markets. I see a tremendous opportunity for Vox Carrier to solve challenges around fraud, operational efficiency, and declining margins,” says Nikrouyan. “Companies in voice and messaging recognise that they need to take a new approach to their businesses in order to be successful in the long-term. Vox Carrier offers them a comprehensive set of solutions that support them on their monetisation journey. That’s extremely powerful in today’s market.”
Ehsan Ahmadi, CEO of Vox Carrier adds: “We are excited to welcome Nicholas to the team as we take Vox Carrier into the future. He has a proven track record of growing international businesses and ensuring that his teams deliver customer service excellence. As our business continues to grow, we remain committed to our vision for a market where MNOs and service providers can simply and easily optimise, accelerate and secure their voice and messaging businesses. With Nicholas on our team, we are step closer to delivering on our vision.”
Vox Carrier has operated for more than 15 years with points of presence (PoPs) spanning Asia, the Middle East, Europe and North America. It has more than 650 MNO and service partners globally with 10 regional offices.