Edward J. Wood

President and Chief Executive Officer, Dispersive Networks
Member of the Board of Directors, Dispersive Networks

Ed was appointed President and CEO in October 2018. He had been a managing director with Accenture, spending 23 years in the Communications, Media and High Tech industry group.  

During his tenure at Accenture, Ed served a number of client service and practice development roles. He was a thought leader in the service provider industry. His focus was on carrier digital transformation, working with carriers in their journey around software-defined networking, cloud computing, security, multispeed delivery, product incubation and omnichannel.   

Ed has a history on focusing on customer relationship development, complex transformation programs, building multi-disciplined high-performance teams, developing partnerships and market offerings. Prior to joining Dispersive, he worked with the company on its value proposition, market strategy, and joint customer opportunities. 

Ed holds a BS in Computer Science from the University of Pittsburgh.