Aamir Hussain - EVP and CTO Centurylink
Aamir Hussain leads the Product Development and Technology organization. Hussain is an experienced senior technology executive with more than 23 years of proven success in the implementation of global technology operations, operationalization of complex technology, infrastructures, and business solutions while driving capital cost efficiencies in the business.
Hussain and his team are responsible for design and delivery of next generation products, services and technologies critical to achieving CenturyLink’s strategic growth priorities.
Hussain has a diverse background in data, security, voice, video and wireless technologies. Prior to joining CenturyLink, he held senior leadership roles at Liberty Global, Covad, TELUS and Qwest. Hussain sits on several startup and non-profit boards, is technical advisor to technology companies and holds 11 patents in Telecommunications. In addition, he has completed leadership, innovation and strategy training from Harvard, the INSEAD institute in France and the International School of Business Management in Switzerland.
Aamir holds BSEE from University of South Florida and MSEE from Georgia Institute of Technology.