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Adam Nardella

Red Hat
Regional Director, Telco, Asia Pacific

Adam has 20 years Telco/ICT industry experience across APAC in selling, building, and operating networks and services. In his 2 year tenure with Red Hat as Director Telco APAC, Adam has led business development efforts in the region towards our telco eco-system of customers, partners and analysts. Adam is also a regular speaker at events to help promote Red Hat as a key player in the telco space for increased industry visibility and awareness, where these events have included CommunicAsia, Mobile World Congress, IoT Australia, and more.


Prior to Red Hat, Adam was the APAC Head of Services in Citrix, where he built and led a team of pre and post sales professionals focused on telco business. Before Citrix Adam was APJC Client Services Director at Cisco, where he was responsible for business development of managed and cloud services to Service Provider customers. Prior to Cisco, Adam had 13 years at Ericsson in many roles around APAC in their Managed Services and Professional Services business.


Adam has extensive APAC experience having resided in Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, Japan, Taiwan, and has worked extensively across the region. He holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) in Computer Systems from Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, and has been a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) since 2007.