Avaya accelerates innovation

Avaya Holdings Corp. (NYSE:AVYA) has announced strategic moves that highlight its continued focus on innovation and accelerate its momentum in driving customer success, the company said.

Avaya has formed a new Innovation Incubator led by Laurent Philonenko, SVP, Innovation. Chris McGugan, who recently re-joined Avaya, will assume Philonenko´s former role as SVP, Solutions and Technology. McGugan´s deep domain knowledge of communication technologies coupled with his passion about delivering solutions that enhance business outcomes will benefit Avaya´s portfolio and go to market capabilities.

The Avaya Innovation Incubator is chartered with creating new, disruptive solutions in the market, such as the recently announced Avaya Mobile Experience. The Incubator will focus on mobility, security and artificial intelligence in particular, drawing on input from customers, partners, internal development and a future planned ecosystem to foster promising start-ups and entrepreneurs.

Avaya is a global provider of digital communications software, services and devices for businesses of all sizes. It shapes intelligent connections and creates seamless communication experiences for our customers, and their customers. For more information, visit www.avaya.com