Nick Holland, 8×8 Inc.

Nick is CTO and VP for Architecture at 8x8 Inc, a unified communications provider with offices around the world. Nick splits his time between 8x8's headquarters in San Jose, California and London, UK.

Nick has over 30 years experience in the telecoms and IP communications and is primarily concerned with Regulatory Compliance and technologies which enable global scale.

8x8 has over a million end users globally, growing at over 25% a year. Nick begun his career at GEC Marconi Space and Defense Systems working on secure communications subject to the Official Secrets Act, then moved to contracting to various finance companies including IBM. Nick founded an ISP in the mid 90's which sold to Level3, and then a VOIP service provider in 2000 which after multiple M&A transactions sold to 8x8 in 2015. Nick believes the industry is just starting its journey to replacing the PSTN globally and looks forward to being part of that transition.

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.