About Leadership: Our BOD & Sr. Management | Digicel Group

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Leadership

Board of Directors
Denis O'Brien
Chairman
Denis O’Brien founded Esat Telecom Group (“Esat”) in 1991 to compete against the former state-owned telephone company in Ireland, Eircom plc.
Leslie Buckley
Vice Chairman
Leslie is a founding director of the board of directors and has been actively involved in the development of our pan-Caribbean GSM network.
Colm Delves
Board Director
Colm joined Digicel as our Chief Financial Officer in May 2004 and was appointed Chief Executive Officer in July 2005.
Gregory Sparks
Chairman of Audit Committee and Non-Executive Director
Gregory is a founder and partner of FGS, a firm of business advisers and consultants with offices in Dublin and Belfast.
Lucy Gaffney
Non-Executive Director
Lucy was Chief Operating Officer at Esat Telecom in Ireland when it was acquired by British Telecom Group Plc in January 2000.
Michael Willner
Non-Executive Director
Michael is a cable industry veteran, with more than 40 years of experience.
Seamus Lynch
Non-Executive Director
Seamus joined Eircom plc in 1990 in its New Enterprise Department identifying new business opportunities for the company.
Sean Corkery
Non-Executive Director
Sean is an IT and Telecoms veteran with more than 35 years of experience in the industry.
Sir Julian Horn-Smith
Non-Executive Director
Sir Julian was a founding member of The Vodafone Group Plc. He is considered a principal architect in the development of Vodafone’s International Strategy.
Senior Management
Colm Delves
Board Director
Colm joined Digicel as our Chief Financial Officer in May 2004 and was appointed Chief Executive Officer in July 2005.
Lawrence Hickey
Group Chief Financial Officer
Lawrence joined Digicel in December 2002 as Financial Controller for the Jamaica operation before being appointed to the role of Finance Director (Jamaica).
Tristan Gilbertson
Group General Counsel
Tristan joined Digicel in June 2014 as General Counsel - Asia Pacific and was appointed Group General Counsel in January 2017.
Kevin White
Chief Operations Officer, Mobile
Kevin re-joined Digicel in January 2015 as Chief Operations Officer, Mobile. Prior to that, he was Managing Director of Eircom Consumer Division.
Michael Murphy
CEO, Pacific
Michael rejoined Digicel as our Chief Executive Officer for the Pacific region in January 2015.
John Suranyi
CEO, Digicel Play Caribbean
John joined Digicel in January 2015 as CEO for Digicel Play, Caribbean. John is responsible for growth in the areas of FTTH, Cable TV & Broadband.
Krishna Phillipps
Group Chief Technology Officer
Krishna was appointed Group Chief Technology Officer with responsibility for the entire group technology portfolio.
Vanessa Slowey
CEO, Caribbean and Central America
Vanessa joined Digicel in August 2016 as Chief Executive Officer, Caribbean and Central America.
Kevin Keegan
Chief Human Resources Officer
Kevin joined Digicel in January 2017 as Chief Human Resources Officer for Digicel Group.