Press Release | August 13 2020
Quortus bolsters European presence with appointment of new Head of Business Strategy
Industry veteran, Peter Curnow-Ford, brings over three decades of experience and expertise to Quortus
13th August 2020, Camberley, England: Quortus Ltd, a leading provider of innovative private LTE and 5G core and edge network solutions, today announced the appointment of Peter Curnow-Ford as Head of Business Strategy, Europe.
Peter brings with him three decades of experience in global telecoms infrastructure, having worked across 3G, LTE, and 5G technologies in the cellular, satellite, and wireless space. Peter is also a board advisor to several technology companies and is a member of various industry associations and groups, including the techUK Communication Infrastructure Council, the UK5G SME & LEP 5G Working Groups, and the UK Fibre Connectivity Forum (UKFCF).
“We’re pleased to welcome Peter to our team,” said Mark Bole, CEO, Quortus. “This is an exciting time for Quortus. Following our funding round in May, we’re making significant progress in building our presence in key regions. There has been tremendous growth in interest in private networks in Europe and that’s only going to continue as we see more countries allocating spectrum for private use. Having the experience of Peter on our team will be valuable as we drive our growth in new industries and market segments.”
“I am delighted to be joining the Quortus team,” said Peter Curnow-Ford, Head of Business Strategy, Europe. “This really is an exciting time for Quortus and I’m looking forward to being part of the journey and to seeing the company continue to grow its footprint in Europe. I’m excited to help Quortus deliver the best LTE and 5G solutions for its existing and future European customers.”
This is the second significant appointment for Quortus this month; just last week, the company announced the appointment of Dennis Aguilar, Head of Business Development for North America.
Quortus is a pioneering UK company that is changing the mobile communications world using the best IT principles to create innovative mobile communication software that is easy to deploy, manage and scale. The company is taking the lead with next-generation technologies such as private 5G/LTE networks, Multi-Access Edge Computing (MEC) and cloud-native virtualisation, creating new solutions that build upon the success of its award-winningLTE, 3G and GSM-based product portfolio that targets Enterprise, Industry 4.0 and Smart City deployments.
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