Congruex, a national provider of digital network services backed by Crestview Partners, has added Neel Dev as its new chief financial officer. He succeeds Andy Carlson, who will remain a member of the senior leadership team.

With 25 years of industry experience, Dev has a track record of successfully scaling and transforming finance functions at infrastructure companies while driving strategic business outcomes and financial results. He most recently served as executive vice president and chief financial officer at Lumen Technologies, formerly CenturyLink. At Lumen, Dev had global responsibility for financial planning, accounting, tax, treasury, investor relations, procurement and supply chain management.

“Neel’s extensive industry M&A, operational scaling, and leadership experience makes him an ideal fit as we look to accelerate our continued growth,” states Bill Beans, co-founder, CEO and president of Congruex. “We look forward to benefitting from his strategic acumen as we expand our services for clients and provide connectivity to communities nationwide.”