Vice President Business Development,
Dion Leung is the VP of Business Development at Coriant, where his main focus is to consult and recommend connectivity solutions to data center providers, content and service providers across Asia Pacific region. Prior to Coriant, Dion was the Director of Solutions and Sales Engineering at BTI Systems (acquired by Juniper), and he was responsible for managing regional resources, pre-sales and marketing activities via direct customer interactions. Dion is a frequent presenter at regional conferences such as SGNOG, MYNOG, HKNOG, IDNOG, AusNOG and APRICOT. rnrnIn the past, Dion held various roles in solutions management and product marketing at Tellabs, Cramer Systems in USA, and R&D engineering positions at TRLabs, PMC-Sierra and Nortel in Canada. Dion graduated with a Ph.D. degree in Electrical & Computing Engineering from the University of Alberta, Canada. He holds several patents, was an author of 10+ technical publications in the area of optical networking, and was a technical program committee member of optical networking conferences such as OFC/NFOEC (USA) and DRCN (Europe).