Keith Landau brings wide-ranging industry experience spanning over 33 years of telecommunication and data communications to his role as the Executive Vice President of Research & Development at GENBAND. Before joining GENBAND, Mr. Landau was in charge of engineering in the Tekelec Switching Solutions Group. Prior to Tekelec, Mr. Landau held numerous business and R&D leadership positions in his 21 years at Nortel Networks. Most notably, he led the R&D of Nortel’s entire voice core portfolio, including wireline, wireless, platforms, gateways, VOIP, and IMS products. Mr. Landau also worked at Harris Corporation and Texas Instruments developing data communication and CAD/CAM applications. Mr. Landau has served on the board of directors for the Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA) and the Strategic Council for the College of Engineering at Michigan State University and Motorola’s ATCA technical advisory board. Mr. Landau holds a bachelor’s degree in computer science from Michigan State University and an MBA from the University of Dallas.