Charlie Ashton

Charlie Ashton

Charlie Ashton is senior director of business development at Napatech, a leading supplier of programmable Smart Network Interface Cards (SmartNICs). In this role, he focuses on new business and partnership opportunities in the telecom and cloud segments. He has extensive experience in the telecom industry, having worked in business development, marketing and strategy roles for a number of systems and software companies. As an avid hiker, he temporarily left the comforts of the corporate world to try his luck at living in the woods while hiking the Appalachian Trail.


Charlie Ashton is an opinion columnist for the CEOWORLD magazine. You can follow him on LinkedIn.
Business Transformation

New infrastructure brings new opportunity for SmartNICs

As part of President Joseph Biden’s aggressive efforts to expand renewable energy, a plan was recently announced that would allow for commercial offshore wind farms along a large stretch of the California coast. The move marks one of the most significant actions by the federal government to promote wind energy...