TitleCompany:Chief Operating Officer & Sales, Xtera, Inc.
Bio:Leigh joined the submarine industry in 1990 working for STC Submarine Systems and so counts more than 25 years of broad experience in the industry.
Leigh joined Xtera in 2018, after many years of contributing to ASN’s success in the submarine cable industry. Throughout his tenure at ASN, Leigh held key leadership positions, including Chief Operating Officer, VP Projects and Sales, Director of Marketing and Business Development and earlier still, the General Manager of the marine department. Prior to joining the submarine cable industry (in STC), Leigh worked in the UK defence and computer industries, in commercial and contract negotiation positions.
Leigh holds a degree in economics from Leeds University.