Mr. Rajan S Mathews
Mr. Rajan S Mathews, Director General, Cellular Operators Association of India
Rajan presently serves as the Director General of COAI. Prior to joining COAI as DG in April 2010, Rajan served in many senior executive positions such as CEO, COO and CFO of such major companies as Telargo (a JV of NTT DoCoMo), Afghan Wireless, Call Sciences, AT&T Wireless, Birla-AT&T (now IDEA), and as a senior financial executive at Beatrice International, Columbia-Tri Star Pictures, and Pricewaterhouse Coopers.
Rajan has earned both his Master of Business Administration (Finance & Accounting) and Master of Arts (Economics) degrees from Rutgers University (USA) and he is a CPA from the State of New Jersey, USA. Rajan specializes in international operations and start-up ventures, Strategic Planning, Business Development, turn-arounds, mergers & acquisitions and venture financing. He has managed companies in such diverse places as the USA, Afghanistan, India, UK, France, Germany, Belgium Taiwan and Hong Kong.