Thomas is a Director in the Detecon Inc office in San Francisco with over 18 years of telco experience. He is responsible for assisting organization develop new generation network infrastructure and bring it to scale globally. His passion is to ensure connectivity reaches the unconnected and finding new innovative ways of connecting them.
Before joining the USA office he was located in Johannesburg as an Associated Partner for Detecon International GmbH as part of the Network Infrastructure Practice. His experience comes from building and operating networks in Africa and later, being part of the team responsible for the IP Business Development of Alcatel-Lucent in Europe and Central Asian countries, designing and architecting networks for some of the largest European telecommunication providers.
The core topic that he is developing is where Connectivity and Edge Compute are meeting and their intrinsic relationship to offer rich and immersive use cases.