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David Garrood SVP Business Development at Phasor Solutions Ltd


David joined Marconi with a BSc in Electronics Engineering on the design team for the 3-axis stabilised Satellite Communications system, SCOT, still in use by the British Royal Navy.He subsequently founded Advent Communications Ltd. who are credited as the originators of the now ubiquitous Satellite News Gathering (SNG) industry.  The company was awarded the global industry award, an engineering EMMY, as well as numerous industry awards.  As CEO he was awarded the Financial Times award for ‘Best Start-Up’ and was elected a Fellow of Royal Academy of Engineering and awarded its Silver Medal.  He led the sale of Advent to Vislink plc.He subsequently founded Fatpipe Satcom Ltd, which was Intelsat’s first i-Direct VNO in Europe to provide ISP services via satellite to vehicles.  He sold Fatpipe to Satellite Information Services Ltd. and established their IP networking service capability before joining Phasor in 2012David has broad commercial and military SATCOM experience as well as manufacturing industrial experience.