Neil Hobbs

Non-Executive Chairman

Neil Hobbs is Non-Executive Chairman of the Group and Chairman of the Remuneration Committee. He brings over 30 years of experience in the technology and telecommunications industry, holding Chairman, Chief Executive and senior executive positions.

He is Chairman of NewSignature, the 2014 and 2015 Microsoft North American Partner of the Year. As a Microsoft National Solution Provider, New Signature delivers Microsoft cloud solutions to mid-market and enterprise customers across the US. In the last number of years Neil has held the positions of Chief Executive of Terrapact inc, served as President and CEO of Atlantix Systems and was CEO and then Chairman of Teliris before its successful sale to Dimension Data.

Previously he held a number of senior positions at Level 3 Communications, Concert and British Telecom. Currently he holds a position on the Board of Directors of Cologix, one of the fastest growing data centre and interconnection companies globally.