Vinood Radge Coomar

Vinood Radge Coomar

Principal Consultant & Lead Business Strategist

Vinood has over eighteen years of technical, operational, regulatory and commercial telecommunications industry experience in the Caribbean. He began his career in the engineering discipline at TSTT in Trinidad & Tobago, followed by a brief engineering consultancy role with Nortel Networks India. Vinood returned to Trinidad & Tobago to manage various technical departments and assist Digicel with its network launch; as well as to lead with specific regulator battles against the incumbent operator. At Digicel, he made transitions to senior commercial roles and then returned to TSTT in 2013 where he was appointed as a member of the Corporate Leadership Team and Executive Vice President with responsibility for the Residential line of business.

Vinood’s extensive commercial experiences, with a special  passion for driving sales and marketing campaigns to stimulate revenue growth, has resulted in past employers and consulting clients experiencing positive product and revenue growth over the past ten years.  These commercial skillsets are applicable and useful for managers and owners in smaller family run businesses to executives in larger corporates; and Vinood will assist these leaders to develop and implement the appropriate business strategies that that are suitable for its specific environment and competitive landscape.

Vinood holds both a Bachelor of Science degree (Electrical & Computer Engineering) as well as a Master of Science degree (Telecommunications Regulation & Policy) from the University of the West Indies, St Augustine; as well as a Masters of Business Administration (Entrepreneurship, Leadership and Innovation) from the Anglia Ruskin University, UK. He will also commence his Doctoral degree in Interdisciplinary leadership at Creighton University, US, in August 2017.