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Richard Jones CSO at German Institute for Intelligent Cities and Regions


Richard Jones creates new projects and finds finance for municipality and residential fibre networks and smart infrastructure.

He is a founder of a smart cities organisation and the new German Institute for Intelligent Cities and Regions that is aiming to capture and share best practice across Europe and beyond.  He has has co-created/owned more than 125 FTTH open access networks globally and via FTTH Ventures he is co-founding FTTH open access networks in Europe, Africa and the Far East. 

He has led projects for two National Broadband Networks, two electricity utilities developing FTTH networks and the World’s first gigabit everywhere incumbent network.  

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