Network X 2023 Speakers

Jay TeborekSenior Director, Product Line ManagementCiena

Jay Teborek is Senior Director of Product Line Management (PLM) for Ciena’s PON Portfolio. In this role, he is responsible for the hardware, software and ASIC portfolio of products that Ciena acquired as part of the Tibit acquisition in December 2022.

At the time of Tibit’s acquisition, Jay was Vice President of Sales & Marketing for Tibit Communications, where he was deeply involved in the technology and market of PON architectures. Prior to Tibit, Jay built and led a global telecom Business Development Group for Broadcom’s Infrastructure Division focuses on access infrastructure solutions. He came to Broadcom via the 2010 acquisition of the PON ASIC company, Teknovus Inc., where he was a Managing Director of Carrier Markets. In his prior roles at telecommunications companies SOMA Networks and Comverse Network Systems, he and his teams introduced over 20 new telecom infrastructure solutions.

Jay has extensive experience in digital inclusion projects around the world. He has advised 5 governments in planning their national broadband infrastructure project and has served as advisor and board member to digital inclusion companies and organizations. Jay holds an MSc in Computer Science from Johns Hopkins University, and MBAs from INSEAD and Tsinghua University.