Denis O’Brien | Chairman, Digicel Group Board of Directors


Tom Carson

Group Chief Business Officer

As Group Chief Business Officer, Tom Carson is responsible for business growth strategies in 31 markets across the Caribbean, Central America and Asia Pacific. Tom’s focus is on bringing solution innovation and best of breed technologies to position Digicel business as the number one business partner and digital transformation enabler across the Caribbean, Central America and Asia Pacific regions.

Tom has a 25+ year track record of business success at an international level having held senior executive and board level positions with Digital Equipment Corporation, Compaq, Hewlett Packard and British Telecom (BT).


Tom brings strong insight and experience in emerging growth sectors such as cloud and IOT having served previously as advisor and non-executive director with a Silicon Valley based cloud computing company, UAE based managed services leader and a European software company focused on business intelligence mining and IOT.


No stranger to Digicel, Tom previously founded Digicel Business and served as CEO in the Caribbean and Central America from 2011 to 2014. Tom is an Electronic Engineering graduate, a qualified Chartered Director (IOD) and holds an MBA from UCD Graduate School of Business.