Greg Greco

Senior Vice President, Global Research and Development

Greg Greco is Senior Vice President (SVP) of Global Research and Development (R&D) at Infinera, a role he has held since October 2018. In this role he oversees roadmap execution, new product introduction, project management, testing and delivery across functions including hardware, software and application-specific integrated circuits.

Prior to joining Infinera, Mr. Greco was a Founding Partner at TAP Growth Group, an experience-based consultancy company helping businesses drive strategic growth, where he engaged with mid-sized companies to address transformational challenges driven by network function virtualization and software-defined networking. His past senior leadership roles include Chief Technology Officer and SVP, Global R&D at JDSU Network and Service Enablement; SVP, Global R&D at BigBand Networks; Vice President (VP), Engineering at Tekelec and Santera Systems (now Tekelec) and VP, General Manager and Head of R&D at Lucent Technologies.

Mr. Greco holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering (summa cum laude) and an M.S. in Electrical Engineering from the Polytechnic University of New York.