Niall Norton. Openet
Openet provides the most robust, extensible and innovative Subscriber Optimization Software to communication and media service providers worldwide, enabling them to control, monetize and increase visibility into the usage of services and network resources. Their software-based solutions empower operators to create new business models, simplify and personalize the subscriber experience, and maximize the value of network resources as they transform their legacy infrastructures to embrace the challenges to LTE, cloud computing, and other “next generation” business opportunities.
Openet’s Subscriber Optimization Software delivers this through two distinct, interrelated transformational architectures: Policy and Charging Control for intelligent network control and monetization; and Subscriber Data Management for business intelligence and personalized services enablement. Openet develops these architectures upon proven real-time charging, policy control, subscriber profile, and convergent mediation platforms. Openet works with leading service providers such as Vodafone, Orange, AT&T, and Verizon to make the most of every subscriber.
Niall Norton has been the Chief Executive Officer of Openet since September 2006 and has served on the Board since 2004 and as a company director since 2006. Between 2004 and 2006, Niall was the Chief Financial Officer.
Prior to joining Openet, he was Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary of Telefónica Ireland from 2001 to 2004. While at Telefónica Ireland, Mr. Norton was responsible for financial control functions, business process re-design, strategy planning and the wholesale business.
Mr. Norton is a director of all Openet companies and a director of Poppies Restaurants Limited (a family restaurant business), and Clever Communications Limited, a non-trading company. Niall holds a degree in Commerce from University College, Dublin and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland.