Omar Javaid , SVP and Chief Product Officer , Avaya
Omar Javaid is the senior vice president and chief product officer of Avaya. He has more than 20 years of leadership experience in senior product and general management roles at Vonage, Google, Qualcomm, HP and Motorola.
Most recently Javaid was senior vice president and general manager Qualcomm, responsible for their global software product portfolio. Prior to Qualcomm he served as president of Nexmo, Vonage’s API BU. At At Vonage, he was part of the executive team that transformed the company from a telco into a leading enterprise software company in UCaaS, CCaaS and CPaaS, culminating in its $6.2B acquisition by Ericsson.
Javaid has also served as vice president, product management at Motorola Mobility, a Google company, and as an executive for Qualcomm. Before that he was a successful executive and entrepreneur. He holds degrees in chemistry and cellular and molecular biology from the University of Michigan and executive education at Harvard Business School and Stanford University.