Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer

Aamir Hussain, <p>Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer</p>

Joined CenturyLink:  2014

Positions Held

  • Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer – 2014


  • Bachelor’s Degree/Electrical Engineering – University of South Florida/Tampa, Florida
  • Master’s Degree/Electrical Engineering – Georgia Institute of Technology/Atlanta, Georgia

Aamir Hussain leads the Product Development and Technology organization, which includes the company’s information technology function. Hussain is an experienced senior technology executive with more than 25 years of proven success in the implementation of global technology operations, operationalization of complex technology, infrastructures, and business solutions while driving capital cost efficiencies in the business.

Hussain and his team are responsible for design and delivery of next generation products, services, technologies and IT functions critical to achieving CenturyLink’s strategic growth priorities.

Hussain has a diverse background in data, security, voice, video and wireless technologies. Prior to joining CenturyLink, he held senior leadership roles at Liberty Global, Covad, TELUS and Qwest. Hussain sits on several startup and non-profit boards, is technical advisor to technology companies and holds 11 patents in Telecommunications. In addition, he has completed leadership, innovation and strategy training from Harvard, the INSEAD institute in France and the International School of Business Management in Switzerland.

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