About Us

About Telna

Telna is a leading global connectivity company, enabling IoT / M2M deployments anywhere in the world. An innovative, vertically-integrated technology company, full member of the GSMA, and FCC-licensed network with spectrum in the United States.

Telna offers the most robust Network As a Service (NaaS) platform and global connectivity solutions for B2B and B2C (eSIM and M2M) applications, with full flexible API integration and pricing structures, to fit your IoT business needs.

Over the years, Telna has successfully built a track record of providing superior quality connectivity across the globe. With over 19 network partners and 800+ bilateral agreements, Telna has direct access to 2000+ top-tier networks worldwide to provide redundant 4G LTE and 3G high-performance, quality coverage in 200+ countries and territories.

Our partners and customers include some of the world’s most successful business and consumer brands.

Our Culture

Telna is redefining the way our devices behave, making them all intelligent. We aim to grow the number of connected devices while never compromising network reliability, user experience, and competitive pricing. We dedicate our time providing innovative, high-quality global communications technology that is accessible to all.

Leadership Team

MICHAEL A. NEUMAN,

Executive Chair

Michael’s successful career in C-Level executive leadership roles has spanned both startup and Fortune 500 companies. His experience includes B2B and consumer products and services companies based in Canada, the U.S., and Europe. Neuman has started and led subscription companies through significant change, including turnaround, re-organization, sale, and merger as well as very high growth in the fields of telecom, satellite TV, Internet, and data communication. In wireless, Neuman led Canada’s largest MNO through unprecedented growth and profitability and started the country’s only successful MVNO, Virgin Mobile. Neuman founded and led Canada’s largest Satellite TV company, which is now the third largest broadcast distributor in the country.

GREGORY GUNDELFINGER,

LL.B, Co-Founder and CEO

Gregory Gundelfinger is the CEO of Telna, a US-based mobile network operator and GSMA member offering global connectivity and mobility solutions. He is the co-founder of an MVNO (Mobile Virtual Network Operator), specializing in innovative delivery mechanisms (eSIM, iUICC, and eUICC), mobile network services, and management platforms, which he later vertically integrated with Telna. Prior to this, Gregory founded and successfully exited several start up ventures. A lawyer by training, from the University of South Africa, Gregory has been admitted as an Advocate to the Johannesburg High Court.

DOMINIK SWIERAD,

BASc, J.D., COO

Dominik serves as Chief Operating Officer, focusing on International business development, product strategy, supply chain management, and overseeing the development teams. Dominik negotiates systems contracts and manages the roadmap to support Telna’s MNO/wholesale customers. Previously , Dominik served as a software consultant to Fortune 500 companies. He holds a BASc in Computer Engineering from York University and a Juris Doctor, Law from the University of Toronto.

MARC JOHNSON,

CFO

Bilingual senior executive with over 21 years of experience across the technology and mining sectors including 9 years in investment banking and equity research. He began his career in network cost control at Fonorola followed by financial management positions at Bell Canada, BCE Nexxia and Teleglobe. Marc is currently the CFO of Telna. He holds the Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) and Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) professional designations and earned a Bachelor of Commerce (Finance) from the John Molson School of Business at Concordia University in Montreal.