People: West Midlands 5G and Hills appoint new managing directors

Robert Franks
West Midlands 5G Limited (WM5G) has appointed Robert Franks, a former Telefónica UK Limited (O2) Director, as its new Managing Director. The appointment follows the hiring last month of Igor Leprince, the former President of Nokia Global Services as Chair of the new organisation, set-up to deliver the UK’s first region-wide 5G testbed. Franks has led WM5G as interim Managing Director since February, during which time the programme has moved from mobilisation into delivery. Following a competitive recruitment process, he ... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...