Hyperoptic names Peter Ryan as MD of infrastructure

Hyperoptic names Peter Ryan as MD of infrastructure

20 October 2020 | Natalie Bannerman

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Full-fibre broadband provider Hyperoptic, has announced the appointment of Peter Ryan as its new managing director of infrastructure.

Having joined the company in June 2020, Peter is responsible for the continued nationwide rollout of Hyperoptic’s full fibre network.

“Hyperoptic is perfectly positioned to capitalise on changing market dynamics. To unlock its potential, it needs to exponentially increase its footprint to deliver as many great customer experiences as possible,” said Ryan.

“I am looking forward to using my experience to enable the company to take full advantage of this opportunity by scaling its network deployment.”

Ryan previously served as chief network engineering officer at National Broadband Network Company in Australia, where he scaled the network operations from 2.4 million active premises to six million active premises in 2.5 years.

With more than 20 years’ experience in global network deployment, Ryan also held senior positions in Vodafone UK, including head of service operations.

“Peter is a strategic recruit,” added Dana Tobak, CEO, Hyperoptic.

“He is renowned for successfully scaling networks and this experience will be invaluable as we fast track our rollout across the UK. I am delighted to welcome him to the executive team.”