Frederic Dingemans, founder at Opari also heads Mobile Money and Digital Commerce at Tata Communications. Passionate about connecting the next 3B and everything digital, his focus is advancing mobile engagement and fostering a thriving online ecosystem. In his previous positions, Fred pioneered High Definition Voice, Voice over LTE, and Big Data Analytics aaS for Tata Communications. Life before Telecommunications includes banking and building market-risk management quantitative models for financial institutions such as State Street. There is always a lingering entrepreneurial steak in Fred, which leads him to regularly get involved with a number of start-ups, including 3 years as the CEO of an aviation software company.
With an MBA from the John Molson School of Commerce (Concordia University), he’s accrued a wealth of knowledge in creating the infrastructure of marketing, sales, and product operations for globally oriented technology companies. Well known for his ability to work across cultures, with clients and partners from Fortune 500s to startups.