Sanjiv Ahuja is the chief executive of Orange Group.

Mr. Ahuja started his career at IBM in 1979 as a software engineer and stayed there for fifteen years, fulfilling various executive roles, the most senior of which included the responsibility of leading IBM’s entry into the telecommunications software industry.

He moved on to become president of Telcordia Technologies (formerly Bellcore), the world’s largest provider of operations support systems, network software, and consulting and engineering services to the telecommunications industry. He then became CEO of Comstellar Technologies, the California-based technology company.

In April 2003 Mr. Ahuja joined Orange as COO, moving up to CEO of the Group in March 2004, ...

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