Vice President, Europe, Middle East, and Africa
As Vice President of EMEA, Mr. Toteda is responsible for sales and services in the region. Steve is a global executive with 25 years of leadership experience in the water, energy, and communications infrastructure markets with expertise in operator-scale wireless access networking and data analytics, wireless backhaul, and emerging 5G mobile architectures for IoT. Mr. Toteda served as Vice President of Technology and Global Marketing for Xylem's Measurement & Control Solutions business, where he was responsible for a $1.1B solution portfolio. Before joining Xylem, Steve was President of SKSpruce, a global supplier of carrier-class LTE to Wi-Fi networking and IoT solutions for mobile operators. He also worked as VP & GM of Wireless Solutions at Eaton, where he led the development of large-scale licensed and unlicensed wireless products and network solutions for the Industrial Automation market, including Water & Wastewater and Oil & Gas. Earlier in his career, Mr. Toteda served as IP Terminals Group Manager at Cisco Systems and led the development of voice over Internet Protocol telephony systems and launched Cisco's first IP Phones portfolio. Steve earned a bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering and a master's degree in Material Science from Lehigh University and received his MBA from Columbia University.