David Lam is Vice President of Business Development and Sales at Elenion, where he is responsible for the commercial development of Elenion’s silicon photonic technologies and solutions.  Prior to joining Elenion, Dave managed Cloud Sales and Business Development at Coriant, developing the go-to-market strategy and growing data center interconnect sales within the Internet Content Provider and Data Center markets.

Previously, Dave was VP of Technical Sales and Sales Engineering at Coriant, focusing on Packet-Optical, DWDM, and SDN solutions.  Before joining Coriant, Dave held roles in business development, product line management, and engineering at Nokia Siemens Networks and Alcatel-Lucent.

Dave brings more than 25 years of experience in optical technologies and telecommunications.  He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Ceramic Engineering from Rutgers University and a Masters of Business Administration degree from the Pamplin College of Business at Virginia Tech.