Kevin Paige has more than 30 years’ experience in the telecoms and IT industries of building successful companies and sponsoring technology innovation. Currently the Chief Technology Officer at M247, a global connectivity led cloud services provider, he has a CV that includes senior executive roles with Manx Telecom, eircom Group, Level 3 Communications, Cable and Wireless, Vodafone UK, Barclays Bank and British Airways. Kevin has a unique perspective on technology and how this brings business benefit in a digital transformation era. In his role with M247 he is responsible for the strategy, delivery and operations of all product and technology services. Kevin has a passion to support the growth of telecoms and IT skills development within the UK and is the current Chairman of the institute of telecommunications professionals (ITP).