13th July 2022, Albourne, United Kingdom – Derek Elder has been engaged as a strategic advisor to assist Paul Broadhurst, Group Founder and CEO of Technetix Group Ltd with the continuing strategic development of the business.
Derek has spent his career in the telecommunications industry bringing extensive global experience from his time as CEO and Director of Concurrent Computer Corporation (NASDAQ), President of Sercomm Corporation (TPE), Independent Director of Vecima Networks (TSX) and Senior Vice President at ARRIS. Derek currently leads Sky Advisors, a telecom-focused strategy consultancy and sits on the Board of Directors of Miratech Group and QTRACT.
Derek Elder said ‘It’s my pleasure to advise Paul and the Technetix leadership team as they continue their path of growth. Technetix sits at the intersection of critical next generation technologies such as DOCSIS 4.0 and XGS-PON, which Technetix customers’ and the broadband industry depend on.’
Paul Broadhurst said ‘I am very pleased to welcome Derek to Technetix to help us continue to develop and grow our business in broadband cable, fibre to the home and mobile xHaul. Derek will assist Technetix’ continuing development in technology and services for broadband networks’.
Derek Elder holds both a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Maryland and a Master of Business Administration degree from The Pennsylvania State University. A respected NACD Governance Fellow with the National Association of Corporate Directors, he is also a patent holder and maintains an active secret security clearance.
Technetix provides breakthrough solutions for your broadband network evolution. We work closely with our customers listening to their needs and then innovating and delivering technologically advanced products and solutions that enable flexible, powerful networks; increase revenue and market share, providing a better overall service experience. With cutting-edge solutions including Distributed Gain Architecture, the DBT Gamechanger, the DBx Open Access Platform, Virtual Segmentation, Remote Optical Line Terminal (rOLT) and XGT taps, Technetix is a partner that broadband operators can count on to achieve their most ambitious goals. Technetix works with leading broadband operators in 70 countries.