Raj is a long-tenured telecom executive with more than 30 years of management expertise. Throughout his career, he has identified, strategized and operationalized many S-curve opportunities in the Canadian telecom sector. Raj has a proven track record of solving complex business issues with a focus on customer experience and end-to-end operational excellence.
Raj was formerly the Executive Vice President of Consumer Wireless Services for Rogers Communications Inc., the largest Wireless and Cable provider in Canada. There he was responsible for postpaid and prepaid consumer wireless customers for the Rogers, Fido and Chatr brands, with P&L accountability for the consumer wireless line of business. He also served as Executive Vice President of the 5G Program and developed the formal companywide 5G Program.
Raj has years of experience in strategy, marketing, product management, service, sales, finance, digital and operations. After joining Rogers in 1989, he progressed through a variety of senior roles, including SVP of Products, VP of Mobile Product Management, VP of Customer Base Management, VP & GM of e-Business and Revenue Operations, VP of Revenue Assurance, Controller – Finance, and Director of Customer Service
Raj holds a Masters of Accounting and a BA from the University of Waterloo. His professional designations include Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CA) and Certified Management Accountant (CPA, CMA). Raj obtained his ICD.D (Institute of Corporate Directors) designation in 2019 and has served on several industry and corporate Boards.
He lives in Mississauga, Ontario with his wife and two adult children.