Meet the Team

Meet our executive team

Our friendly Executive Leadership Team boast over 100 year’s combined experience, with many of them having worked in network infrastructure from the very beginning of their careers.

Paul Garston Comvergent
Paul Garston MSc, CEng MIET, CMgr FCMI UK CEO

With more than 20 years’ experience in the telecommunications industry, Paul is the CEO of Solutions30 UK. Paul previously held senior management positions at NSN , Nokia Networks and Orange. Paul holds a Master’s Degree (MSc) in Computing and a Post Graduate Diploma in Technology Management (PgDip Tech). Paul is a Chartered Engineer (CEng) and Chartered Manager (CMgr) and fellow of the Chartered Management Institute.

Paul Conacher, BA CA CFO

Paul brings considerable senior finance experience gained in the UK, Singapore and Australia. He is a qualified CA and has previously worked in a number of sectors including professional services, engineering and financial services. Paul is responsible for the overall financial strategy and direction of the business along with leading the IT, Commercial and Procurement functions.

James Potter Comvergent
James Potter Wireless & EV COO

James made his name within RAN Operations in roles with Nokia, Aricent and Ericsson and is now the COO for Solutions30 UK.

Graeme Hill Director of Business Development

Graeme has had a career in telecommunications stretching back to 1987 and brings a unique understanding of the UK market to the Executive Team. In his current role as Director of Business Development Graeme is focused on ensuring that the company continues to grow in this exciting and ever evolving market, while capitalising in new opportunities created in the broader infrastructure sector.

Martin Shannon Fibre COO

Martin has been in the sector for over 30 years, operating in the telecommunications & utilities industries.

He has operated as a supplier and led operations on large-scale projects with BT, Virgin Media, Rural broadband, and National grid projects, which have included Design and Build.

With his expertise and experience, he will be building our Fibre capability on a large-scale in the UK.