Darren is a Regional Product Line Manager for Nuage Networks Virtualized Network Service. His current focus is on Software Defined WAN product development and has been working with this technology for the past 4 years. Darren’s principle focus is customer engagement, developing use cases which the customer can productize & subsequently deploy, feature definition & development and finally assisting with the strategy for product evolution with specific focus from within the EMEA region. With more than 25 years of experience within the telecommunications industry, prior to working at Nokia, Darren spent a number of years working in a design role for Virgin-Media (formally ntl:) and also within a design and support role for Ericsson. This resulted in exposure across a broad range of technologies and market segments worldwide.