Chris Fenton
VP Business Development

Chris Fenton is Vice President of Business Development and Co-Founder of Iridescent Networks. Chris has 30 years of network experience; and he is leading our business development activities globally. In this role, he is responsible for all aspects of customer engagements, including defining market, technical, commercial and standards requirements.

Chris' experience - at BT Research Labs, 02 and Telefonica - spans mobile, fixed, voice and data networking technologies. He has worked for operational and group directorates within the organizations. Throughout his career, he led teams deploying network services such as initial mobile services at BT Cellnet, mobile data including chairing GPRS Standards activities, messaging, femtocell and converged services. His work has spanned lab technician, software and hardware design, system design, standardization, product design and specification, vendor solution assessment, live trials, procurement, technology policy strategy and product deployment.

Through his experiences, Chris has sought to drive operational business to higher revenues through delivery of cost effective capabilities that customers want. He believes high product availability, reliability and quality of service being continued to expand customer retention making the operator increasingly successful. Chris holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Electronics from the University of Kent, Canterbury, UK.