Keysight Technologies has promoted Kailash Narayanan, head of the company’s commercial communications business, to president of Keysight’s Communications Solutions Group.
As president of the group, Narayanan is responsible for Keysight’s $3.3 billion global business that addresses the design and test solutions needs of the communications ecosystem, including wireless and wireline, as well as aerospace defense and government customers.
“Kailash is a driven leader with deep market expertise and a track record of delivering results,” said Ron Nersesian, Keysight chairman and CEO. “He has brought a customer-focused approach to growing and expanding the company’s first-to-market communications solutions portfolio and played an instrumental role in our 5G market leadership.”
Narayanan joined the company in 1996, according to Keysight. Prior to leading its commercial communications business, he led the company’s wireless devices business where he was instrumental in establishing relationships with market-leading customers and driving significant expansion of Keysight’s 5G offerings, the company said. It said Narayanan has more than 24 years of experience in functional and business roles across the company. He has a master’s degree in electrical engineering and computer science from the University of Illinois Chicago and an MBA from Walden University, Keysight said.