Dez has been innovating across the telecoms sector his entire career. Having lead product development in several service providers Dez has overseen the network evolution from 2G, to 5G. He has also ran a telecommunications management consultancy serving customers across Europe, Americas and Asia.
More recently, with Cisco systems, Dez is involved in the development of 5G and WiFi6, chairs Cisco’s open V-RAN ecosystem, performed CTO roll for UK Governments 5G Rural-First consortium testbed designed to make the case for Rural coverage.