Director and General Manager of WIK GmbH and General Manager of WIK-Consult GmbH
Head of Directorate B, Electronic Communications Networks & Services, European Commission
Matthew is the founder and Chief Executive of Ultrafast Fibre Broadband network operator Gigaclear plc. Gigaclear builds and operates brand new full fibre (“FTTP”) networks in rural parts of the UK, delivering Gigabit broadband to homes and businesses.
Matthew founded Gigaclear in 2010 after completing 14 years as founder and CEO of Community Internet Group and ts.com, providers of internet and data services in the UK. Previously Matthew was involved in network, wireless, data and telephony businesses including Vodafone, Millicom, Microtel (Orange UK) and Liberty Communications. He is a Council Member of ISPA UK, the Internet Services Providers Association.