Vilas Uchil is the Chief Operating Officer at Lingo. In this capacity, he is responsible for overseeing innovation, technology, and operations for Lingo. Prior to joining the team, Vilas worked in the telecommunications industry for 20 years. He was the head of engineering and operations at NovoLink Communications, and held positions at SPRINT-NEXTEL Corporation, General Electric Capital GCF (UK), and TATA-Nortel Technology Lab (India). He received a Bachelor of Engineering in electronics and telecommunication engineering from Bombay University (India), and he holds two Master of Science degrees from Missouri University of Science and Technology (electrical engineering/computer engineering).