Rakshit Mehta

Industry Business Development Leader, Telecom, IBM

Rakshit Mehta

Speaker Bio


Rakshit Mehta is responsible for industry strategy and solutions for Telco Network Cloud with a focus on 5G & Edge at IBM. He is also responsible to develop IBM's partner ecosystem to serve 5G & Edge use cases. Mr. Mehta provides industry leadership to IBM's participation in O-RAN Alliance which includes building collaboration across IBM Research, customers, and partners. His current focus is on building Telco Network Cloud solutions with network orchestration, service assurance, and closed-loop automation for Communication Service Providers. Mr. Mehta has two decades of experience in the Networking and Telecommunications Industry in various Technical and Business roles. He has a Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering from the University of Mumbai and a Master's degree in Business Administration from the University of Michigan.