Sr. Vice President, Business Development
Lionel Bonnot brings more than 20 years of sales and marketing experience in the telecommunications, semiconductor, systems and software industries. Prior to Quantenna, Bonnot worked as vice president of sales at Ikanos Communications, Inc., for six years, where he built the worldwide sales organization. Ikanos became the undisputed leader in VDSL2 central office and residential gateway chipsets and successfully completed its IPO in 2005. Revenues went from $0 to over $100 million per year in 2006 and 2007. Prior to Ikanos, Bonnot worked as director of sales for Tioga Technologies Ltd, an ADSL semiconductor company that was acquired by STMicroelectronics N.V. He also worked in various sales, marketing and engineering positions at Radisys and Sagem.
Bonnot holds a M.S. degree in Computer Sciences from the Ecole Supérieure d'Informatique (ESI) in Paris.