Mark Plato, Chief Executive Officer
Mark was appointed to telent's Board of directors in September 2006 and has been CEO of the company since its formation in January 2006.
He joined Marconi in November 1995 as Managing Director of the Services business, which he grew successfully. In January 2001, Mark was appointed Managing Director of the Enterprise Networks business within the Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region. Here, he took the lead on strategy development and delivery for another new business.
In September 2002, Mark became successively Executive Vice President and Managing Director of the Group’s Value Added Services Division. This division addressed the needs of European Enterprise customers through a full portfolio of telecoms network outsourcing maintenance and new build turnkey projects, and expanded significantly under his control.
Earlier in his career, Mark held a number of senior leadership roles in service-related businesses with London Underground.