Val Plotnichenko

Senior Sales Engineer, NEC/Netcracker

Valentin Plotnichenko joined Netcracker in 2000 and is currently a Senior Sales Engineer, working as part of the RnD team. In his current role, Valentin is responsible for the advanced POC and partnership solutions in SDN/NFV and OSS areas. Prior to Netcracker, Valentin worked at various telecom service providers and Fiber Optics Research Center of Russian Academy of Science. For several years Valentin has been actively involved in TMF Catalyst projects, targeting SDN/NFV network operations and Customer Experience improvements, developing Architecture and API enhancements and delivering multiple live demonstrations of joint solutions. Valentin holds a Master’s Degree in Applied Physics and Mathematics from the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology.