Robert has an extensive background in telecoms and mobile infrastructure, with roles including Head of Finance for Cornerstone for the duration of the nationwide 4G roll-out for O2 and Vodafone in the UK and five years as Financial Controller at O2 UK. He also worked in Telefonica Digital, a global organisation tasked with accelerating digital innovation across Telefonica, and was part of the team which successfully demerged O2 from the BT Group. Robert is a Chartered Accountant, having trained at Deloitte.
“This is the final piece of our global Telecom Services leadership team, bringing together a trio of industry leaders in Robert, Louis and Shaun. With our growing solutions we will offer global reach in all aspects of Telecom Services including Deployment, Maintenance and Decom.” said Daniel Jones, CEO.
“I’m delighted to join the Shields team, having seen the drive, energy and integrity across the team, and the commitment to serving our customers brilliantly. I look forward to delivering the Shields vision and executing the Telecom Services strategy” said Robert Sparks.