Meet the team
Our key staff

CROSS Network Intelligence (CNI) is dedicated to providing innovative and disruptive solutions to the Telecommunications and Utilities market.

Trusted by major operators
across the world:

  • T Mobile
  • Benestra
  • GlobalConnect
  • Nexera
  • O2
  • CEZ
  • TET
  • BNET
  • AFR-IX

Meet the team,
our key members of staff

CROSS Network Intelligence is an international team of telecommunication professionals dedicated to delivering innovative and disruptive OSS/BSS solutions.

The team brings a wealth of domain and technical expertise, coming from industry-leading service providers and vendors, such as GE, Smallworld, BT, Ericsson, Siemens, Tellabs, Oracle, T-Mobile, and IBM.

Jan Ulc

Jan Ulc

Chief Executive Officer

Jan Ulc is a co-founder of CNI and is responsible for strategic and organizational development. Prior to CNI, he held leadership roles in a number of global organizations, such as GE, Smallworld, and Intergraph.

Karel Hodan

Karel Hodan

Chief Technical Officer

Karel Hodan is responsible for the vision, technical evolution and development of CNI’s products and solutions. Prior to founding CNI, Karel held a number of technical and leadership positions in companies such as TietoEnator and SDC.

Radim Just

Radim Just

Chief Operating Officer

Radim Just leads the operations and service delivery teams for CNI. He ensures the efficient organization of company to support its rapid growth and expansion. Radim has previously held senior positions in the telecoms industry.

Bohdan Cech

Bohdan Cech

Director of Product Development

Bohdan Cech heads development activities for CNI, ensuring that delivery is aligned with the company’s overall vision, customer requirements and evolving roadmap. He has more than 15 years’ experience of software development in the telecoms industry, having held a number of key positions as well as founding and running an ISP.

Peter Kern

Peter Kern

Director of International Business Development

Peter Kern has responsibility for CNI’s commercial activities and is leading international growth and expansion. He is an experienced telecoms professional, has held senior leadership positions, and founded several of the Realworld Systems group entities, which grew to support operations in multiple countries.

Mihail Botez

Mihail Botez

Director of Partner Management

Mihail Botez leads CNI’s partnership program, to support indirect sales and integration partners from around the globe. He has extensive business development and industry experience, gained from companies such as GE, Intergraph and Cisco, and across a number of technical and commercial roles.

Pavel Fiala

Pavel Fiala

Senior OSS Architect

As CNI’s Senior OSS Architect, Pavel Fiala supports the successful delivery of CROSS projects and drives product innovation. With over 20 years’ experience, gained in operators such as T-Mobile, Pavel brings a wealth of experience in leading OSS teams, building networks, and working in NOCs.

Harinder Bakhshi

Harinder Bakhshi

Pre-Sales Solution Architect

Hari is a technical leader at CNI who drives technical engagement with international customers. He has designed network and OSS solutions for major global operators and has both technical sales and delivery experience with large equipment and software vendors, such as Siemens, Tellabs and Ericsson as well as OSS startups.

Lucie Sambergerova

Lucie Sambergerova

Back Office Manager & Executive Assistant

Lucie plays an essential role leading CNI’s back office, ensuring office operations, administrative/HR activities run smoothly so that every team member is supported. Lucie oversees contracts and invoices, maintains corporate records, performs accounting and bookkeeping duties, coordinates travel/event arrangements, and much more.