Tony Poulos has a background of over 25 years in software development and systems integration in travel and telecommunications. He has worked in the areas of BSS, ICT, revenue assurance, billing, payments, mobile internet access, mobile email, content delivery and customer experience.
Tony headed up the Revenue Management Initiative of the TM Forum until 2010, then as Market Strategist and Editor of online content including the Inform portal and newsletters until 2014. He now acts as Market Strategist for WeDo Technologies.
In June 2011, Tony was recognized as one of the 25 most influential people in the telecom software industry. The rankings, determined by an independent panel of editors at the publication Billing and OSS World, highlight the industry leaders and visionaries that have had a significant effect on the direction and development of business and operations support systems (BSS/OSS).
Tony is a regular speaker, moderator and chairman at telco and finance conferences worldwide, including plenary sessions at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona and Shanghai. He has been a Contributing Analyst for IDC, writes freelance for a number of industry publications and records numerous video interviews. Tony is also managing editor of DisruptiveViews.com