Zhenjun ZHU

Zhu is an accomplished senior technology executive with a background in international business development, strategic planning, project planning and delivery, service support, plus end-to-end customer management for Alcatel-Lucent (later Nokia). Highly skilled communicator with ability to effectively communicate complex technical concepts to diverse audiences.

Areas of expertise: technical solutions design/deployment/support, leadership, cross-industry ecosystem, project management, business development and strategy, business models, network/business modeling

  • Zhenjun is President & CEO of SilverPoint, a management consulting firm based in Chicago. He helps companies especially start-ups and SMEs to develop international markets.
  • From 2009 to 2017, he was leading a cross-industry innovation program in Alcatel-Lucent (later Nokia) in Asia Pacific, collaborating with external companies and customers. From 1998 to 2009, he oversaw international business development for various product lines in Lucent then Alcatel-Lucent.
  • Before joining Lucent, Zhenjun worked at SBC Communications (now AT&T), in charge of network management platform development and customer support.
  • Zhenjun obtained his MBA from University of Maryland Smith School of Business in 2009, his Master of Science in Computer Science from Queen’s University of Canada in 1996, and his Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from University of Western Ontario, Canada, in 1995.