Ben Cardwell is the senior
vice president and segment lead for CommScope’s Venue and Campus Networks
businesses at CommScope, a global leader in infrastructure solutions
for communications networks. In this role,
he is responsible for leading the global business units that develop innovative
wireline and wireless solutions for use in public and private networks for
campuses, venues, data centers, and buildings around the world.
Previously, Mr. Cardwell was CommScope’s senior
vice president of sales and marketing, and earlier was senior vice president of
global wireless sales, responsible for leading all CommScope customer-facing
activities for the Wireless group globally.
A 25-year veteran of the telecommunications industry, Mr. Cardwell
has served as vice president of wireless sales for CommScope Asia Pacific,
where he worked closely with US and Asia Pacific service providers in
developing and deploying radio frequency and data communications infrastructure
for voice and data services over mobile networks. Prior to joining CommScope,
Mr. Cardwell served in various leadership positions in research and
development, product management, systems engineering, and field sales with
UTStarcom, Ericsson, and 3Com.
Mr. Cardwell graduated from Davidson College in North Carolina
with a bachelor’s
degree in physics. He holds an MBA
from Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University.