Bill Lambertson

Global Director, Cloud Industry Solutions, IBM Telecommunications, Media and Entertainment Industry at IBM

Bill is an IBM Industry Academy Member, Certified Executive Consultant and currently the Global Director, Cloud Industry Solutions for IBM’s Telecommunications Industry. In this role, Bill provides Cloud industry expertise and leadership to Communications Service Providers (CSPs) around the world. Helping CSPs transform to agile hybrid cloud platforms, with open and secure technologies, that span across three business domains; (1) Internal IT & Operations, (2) B2B & Commercial Cloud Services, and (3) Cloud-based Networking

In a prior role, Bill was the IBM Systems and Technology Group, Chief Technology Officer (CTO), for the Telecommunications and Media & Entertainment Industries.  Bill also serves as a steering committee member for the Open API and Open Digital Programs at TM Forum, the leading industry association focused on driving the next wave of digital business growth.

Prior to joining IBM in 2001, Bill spent 15+ years working in the Telecommunications Industry with MCI, Frontier Communications and Global Crossing.