Axesstel benefits from an experienced international management team with combined telecommunications and industry leadership. Their accomplishments span the world of telecommunications, customer, and markets.
Patrick Gray, Chief Executive Officer and Director
Patrick Gray joined Axesstel in March 2004 as vice president, controller. In 2005, he was promoted to senior vice president, corporate controller. In February 2007, he was named chief financial officer and became a director in June 2011. In November 2013, he was named our chief executive officer. From 1996 to 2004, Gray served in various finance and accounting positions at REMEC, Inc., a San Diego based designer and manufacturer of telecom equipment for the worldwide mobile communications market, including vice president, corporate controller and vice president, controller of global operations. At REMEC, Gray was responsible for the financial management of all domestic and international entities including China, Costa Rica, Mexico and the Philippines. He also participated in over twenty merger and acquisition transactions and multiple financings. From 1985 to 1996, Gray served in various accounting positions at Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) and Hughes Aircraft Company. Gray holds an M.B.A. from Pepperdine University and a B.S. in business administration with a concentration in accounting from California State University, Northridge.