John recently joined Global Capacity, a leading telecommunications information and logistics company, as its executive vice president of sales.
Prior to joining Global Capacity, John served as vice president of channels and business development at Tata Communications. He has over 25 years of experience in information technology and telecommunications, and has successfully built world-class sales teams as a sales vice president at Infonet (now BT Global Services), Equant (now Orange Business Services) and Virtela, where he also served as the company’s interim president for two years. At Global Capacity, John will leverage his extensive sales experience to coordinate and be responsible for all aspects of the company’s global sales activities and customer support.
“I am excited to become an integral part of the Global Capacity team,” comments John Powell. “Since the acquisition by Pivotal, Global Capacity has experienced steady growth and it is an honor to accept this leadership role in the continued development and growth of One Marketplace Access Exchange.”
He holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Southern California, and an MBA from Pepperdine University’s Graziadio School of Business and Management.