Kevin Sheehan serves as the CEO of Hatteras Networks with primary responsibility for overall management and strategy for the company.
Before joining Hatteras Networks, Kevin was vice president of marketing and business development at Alcatel where he led marketing, product management, business development, and business planning for the company ‘s DSL business in North America. During his tenure, Alcatel expanded the company's market leadership position in data networking, securing over 58 percent of the worldwide market share for DSL. Kevin joined Alcatel via the acquisition of Packet Engines for $350 million in 1999.
At Packet Engines, Kevin served as director of product management where he was responsible for product planning and development of the company ‘s innovative line of gigabit routing products.
Kevin holds a bachelor of engineering degree and a Master of Science degree from Stony Brook University, New York, and a master of business administration from Dowling College in Oakdale, New York.