Chief Regional Technologist | Commscope
Hugo Amaral Ramos is the Chief Regional Technologist (CRT) for the Caribbean and Latin America (CALA) at ARRIS. He is responsible for evangelizing ARRIS’s vision for technology throughout the Caribbean and Latin America and aligning its global innovation with local service providers’ needs. In collaboration with ARRIS customers, Ramos develops technology strategies that influence the future of the region and advance ARRIS’s regional thought leadership and technical expertise in telco and cable TV systems and network architectures. Ramos has over 21 years of experience in the cable industry. He joined ARRIS from NET, the largest cable service provider in Latin America, where he served as Senior Technology Manager for its Innovation Framework team. In this role, he managed new technology and solution deployments to the company’s millions of subscribers. Ramos has spoken on various industry topics at several conferences including NCTA, SCTE, Futurecom, Jornadas, Fiber Broadband Forum and ABTA. He holds an Electrical & Telecommunications Engineering degree from Universidade Federal do Espirito Santo and an MBA from Instituto Brasileiro de Mercado de Capitais.