Rick Lievano

CTO, Worldwide Telecommunications Industry Microsoft Corporation

Rick Lievano is the Worldwide CTO for the Microsoft Telecommunications industry. Rick works with customers and partners in developing telecommunications industry solutions and reference architectures to address the rapidly changing needs of service providers across the globe.

He is an enthusiastic participant and speaker in many industry communities, an advocate of industry frameworks and open standards, and holds a TM Forum Business Development Manager Career Certification.

Rick currently leads initiatives to help operators achieve more by infusing Artificial Intelligence across their business.