• Latest people movements include: Chris Brooke, Matthew Flood, Marc Foglino, Paul Hopes, Jonathan Reynolds, Gergo Safar, Nim Sanghera, Nick Speed, Dhawal Parekh.
People movement highlights
 Company ExecutiveActivityDetails
Sources: BT; various.

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Chris
Brooke

New role

BT Group promoted Chris Brooke, Head of Strategy at BT’s Consumer division, to Product Strategy Director at Group-level.

Matthew
Flood

Departure

Matthew Flood, Head of Internal Communications at BT Group, left BT to become Internal Communications Manager for the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region at social media giant Facebook.

Marc
Foglino

Appointment

BT appointed Marc Foglino, formerly Business Development Director at commercial insurance underwriting platform Cytora, as Head of Functional Strategy.

Paul
Hopes

Appointment

BT appointed Paul Hopes as Director of Business Intelligence, Analytics & Insight. Hopes was formerly Director of Business Intelligence at rival Virgin Media, where he spent thirteen years in senior intelligence roles.

Jonathan
Reynolds

Appointment

BT hired Jonathan Reynolds as Head of Strategic Partner Commercial Management. Reynolds joins from e-commerce marketplace Groupon, where he was formerly Head of Transport for the EMEA region.

Gergo
Safar

Appointment

BT appointed Gergo Safaras Head of Future Skills, in what seems to be a newly created role that could have some significance due to the pressing need for operators to reskill employees in order to leverage new technologies and accelerate digital transformation.

Safar joins from rival Vodafone, where he was Commercial Capability Manager for Global Marketing & Sales.

Nim
Sanghera

Appointment

BT hired Nim Sangheraas BT Operating Model Director.

Sanghera was previously Associate Partner of Transformation at Infosys Consulting, the management consulting arm of Indian technology and consulting services provider Infosys.

Nick
Speed

Appointment

BT Groupap pointed Nick Speed, formerly Head of Public Affairs & Policy for Wales at energy provider Centrica, as Wales Director.

Speed has joined BT’s UK Nations & Regions team, and is responsible for corporate affairs activity and BT’s relationships with policy makers in Wales. Speed also sits on BT’s board in Wales.

Speed takes over from Alwen Williams, who was Wales Director from 2015 until January 2019 before she switched to Openreach to become Senior Area Manager for Fibre-to-the-Premise Delivery for the London & South East region.

Dhawal
Parekh

New role

Dhawal Parekh, Head of Design & Engineering at BT Global, was promoted to Director of Software Development for BT Global and Enterprise.