John Verghese

COO

John is a seasoned operational expert with over 25 years of experience in the telecommunications and technology sectors. From startups to large Fortune 500 companies, John has worked in all the functional areas of a typical company – planning, engineering, operations, contracts to sales and customer support. Over his career in telecommunications, he has successfully managed large, time sensitive projects with large capital outlay. Recently he has been tasked to head up HempTech Corp and a few associated sister companies as their COO to develop a variety of products and services and make them operational.  His deep technical and business skills, ability to hire and work with talented personnel are some of his strengths. John graduated with an MSEE from Florida Institute of Technology in Melbourne, Florida.