David TomalinGroup Chief Technology Officer at CityFibre
David joined CityFibre in 2015, having spent the previous 25 years working with a range of well-known vendor and network provider organisations. Since joining CityFibre David has built an expert team that has helped to cement architecture and engineering expertise across the business, and built a robust technology roadmap that is set to deliver a long-term, sustainable, partner-empowering service across CityFibre’s footprint.
Today, he continues to advance CityFibre’s mission to provide high volume, citywide networks that challenge the status quo in the UK and deliver a transformational connectivity experience to entire communities. This includes ensuring the right day-one technology deployment for its build phase and safeguarding the long term capabilities, longevity and environmental impact of its infrastructure and technology choices as the UK moves deeper into the digital age.
Prior to joining CityFibre, David worked for Ciena where, as CTO for Europe, the Middle East and Africa, he was responsible for leveraging Ciena's technology and operational leadership to enable partner success and drive Ciena’s regional business reputation and growth.