Alasdair Wilkie has spent over 30 years working within the submarine cable industry. He has worked for manufacturers, cable owners, service providers and as a consultant. During that time he has been involved with cables from the initial concept all the way through the processes to installation and commissioning. He has represented companies within national and international associations and for 5 years he was the Chairman of Subsea Cables UK. Alasdair is the current Chairman of the Atlantic Cable Maintenance Agreement, the pre-eminent maintenance agreement in the Atlantic and Caribbean.