Pickr welcomes GM of Telecoms

We’re delighted to welcome David Swanston to the team as our General Manager of Telecoms.

Dave has a wealth of telecoms experience, having worked across multiple disciplines over his last 8 years. Having experienced the frustrations from all sides, from engineering on the ground to managing high level roll out projects, he is familiar with all the issues Pickr’s technology is trying to address.

Dave Swanston

“Getting the people with the right skills on site when you need them is one of the biggest challenges faced by providers today. If technology can make it quicker, easier and cheaper to get skilled workers on site, it seems like a no-brainer to me. I can’t wait to get stuck into the role and start making some of these changes that the industry so desperately needs.”  David Swanston, Pickr GM Telecoms

As GM of Telecoms, Dave will be responsible for showcasing Pickr’s value to businesses who would benefit from tapping into our ever-growing community of skilled fibre workers. His specialist knowledge will help inform our product development and support our operations team.

“Dave’s industry knowledge is going to be essential in helping us demonstrate our value to Britain’s fibre businesses. It’s a great time to join the team and we’re excited to have him on board. Together, I’m confident Pickr can help support the people building and maintaining the UK’s fibre network.” Kane Halsey, Pickr CEO

We’ll be hearing more from Dave in our ‘On the sofa series’ and the Pickr lounge in the future. In the meantime, you can check him out on LinkedIn or if you’d like to discuss your telecoms resource requirements, please feel free to contact him on david.swanston@pickr.works.