Alsbridge, the global leader in data-driven benchmarking, outsourcing and transformation services for CXO executives, today announced former Level 3 Communications Vice President, Jeff Cosby, has joined Alsbridge’s team of talented network consultants as a Managing Director.
In his new role as Managing Director at Alsbridge, Jeff will lead all aspects of client sourcing engagements utilizing the company’s business information management platform, including Alsbridge’s Telecom Expense Management (TEM) services.
Jeff Cosby has over 20 years of experience in the telecommunications industry including strategic market planning, M&A, global account management, sales engineering, P&L leadership, cross functional team management, bankruptcy contract negotiation and domestic & international telecom contract negotiation. As a telecom advisor and negotiator Jeff specializes in telecommunications network sourcing and outsourcing projects, including long-term telecom outsourcing deals for large enterprises. In addition to his extensive telecommunication negotiation experience, Jeff has extensive global wire-line expertise throughout North America, EMEA, Asia Pacific and Latin America.
“Jeff has a successful track record of skillfully assisting his clients in assessing their current telecom services without interfering with the quality of the relationship between the client and telecom carrier,” says Alsbridge CEO, Chip Wagner. “We are very pleased to have Jeff join our team of talented network consultants as Alsbridge continues to grow through talent acquisition.”
Prior to Alsbridge, Jeff held a distinguished career in management with Level 3 Communications, Verizon Business and 360networks. Jeff holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing from the University of Oklahoma.
About Alsbridge Inc.
Alsbridge provides world class sourcing advisory and benchmarking services for the CIO, CFO and CPO. We’ve helped hundreds of companies reduce costs and get more value from their vendors. Our experienced consultants leverage proprietary tools and information databases to identify and engage the optimal vendors for your situation, negotiate best practice terms at fair market prices, and improve the way you work with your vendors. Alsbridge clients utilize the most cost effective and value added sources globally for IT infrastructure services, hardware and maintenance, network services, software and maintenance, application support and development, business processes and cloud services. Alsbridge was ranked the #1 outsourcing advisor in the world by the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP) based on the value delivered to clients. This commitment to delivering value to our clients has made Alsbridge a distinguished member of the 2010 Inc. 500 fastest growing privately held companies in America.