Eli Katz, XConnect

Eli is the founder and CEO of XConnect. He has led the strategic direction of the company since 2005 when it launched its Interconnection and Number Registry services, through to the Number Information Services the company provides today.

Eli is the co-founder and Chairman of ITSPA and is passionate about promoting competition and self-regulation in the industry, encouraging the development of a flourishing and innovative IP communications industry in the United Kingdom.

Before founding XConnect, Eli was Managing Director of Telco Global from its inception in 1996 to 2003. He was instrumental in driving the telecoms, Internet and mobile services provider’s rapid growth to one million customers and £250 million in annual revenue. He also was a key player in the IPO of Telco Global’s U.S. parent company.

He has a relentless drive to ensure quality and service excellence across the industry. He holds various patents in the USA, UK and Europe in the areas of Enum, fraud and number registry optimisations and was recognised in the 2009 Global Telecoms Business’s 40 under 40 Award.

The 2021 Comms Council UK Awards Go Live!

4th May 2021
Comms Council UK, the UK body representing the VoIP and advanced communications industry, has today launched the 2021 Comms Council Awards, sponsored by Magrathea….

2021 Comms Council UK Awards launch on 26th April

Comms Council UK, which are sponsored by Magrathea will launch on 26th April.

Registration and written entry form submissions deadline is 7th June 2021.

For more information on categories and sponsorship, please visit our awards pages.