Geoff Wilson – Board Advisor
Geoff has significant experience in the technology industry and has held C level and non-executive positions in various organisations. He studied Law and he qualified as a Management Accountant in 1991. He first joined the telecoms industry in 1993 with Mercury Communications. In 1999 he joined Your Communications as a Commercial Director, a subsidiary of United Utilities. Whilst there he led several corporate acquisitions leading to an integration programme to increase customer base & product range. In 2006, Geoff led the disposal process for Your Communications resulting in the successful sale of the business to Thus.
In 2007 he was employed as Chief Operations Officer for TalkTalk Business where he achieved an overall operational costs reduction of 9% whilst supporting revenue growth of 33%. Geoff was appointed to the Board of Toople PLC as a Non-Executive Director on 3 March 2016. Between May and October 2017, he acted as Interim Chief Financial Officer whilst the Company sought a new Chief Financial Officer, upon whose appointment he returned to the role of Non-Executive Director which he retired from in March 2020.