Name:Andy Palmer - Felgate
TitleCompany:Submarine Cable Engineer, Facebook
Bio:Andy is responsible for marine engineering and planning of submarine cable systems at Facebook, and serves on the Executive Committee of the International Submarine Cable Protection Committee. Prior to joining Facebook in 2016 Andy spent a decade with Verizon and working on submarine cable construction, operations and maintenance primarily in the Asia-Pac region. Earlier in his career Andy was part of the Marine Operations team at Alcatel Submarine Networks. Andy holds a MSc in Hydrographic Surveying from University College London, a BSc in Ocean Science from the University of Wales, and a Diploma in Law of the Sea from the Rhodes Academy.