BAI Communications (BAI), a leading communications infrastructure provider, is pleased to announce Peter Ryan’s appointment to its Australian advisory board, adding to its committee of experts within broadcast, emergency services communications, 5G neutral host services, and telecommunications.

Mr. Ryan brings over 25 years’ experience in telecommunications, holding various leadership roles within companies such as Vodafone, Safaricom, and more recently the National Broadband Network where he was Chief Network Engineering Officer. Peter has a distinctive ability to blend technical, operational, and commercial strategy to optimise business objectives and is known for his hands-on experience managing multibillion dollar network programs, and leading large-scale mobile and fixed network operations.

BAI Communications Australia CEO, Peter Lambourne said “We are pleased to welcome Peter to our advisory board. He is a valuable addition to our team of experienced advisors and adds a unique perspective, given his accomplished telecommunications career. Peter’s strong background in key areas such as network planning, engineering, deployment and performance, will benefit us greatly as we assist government, MNOs, and broadcasters to deliver and advance connectivity across Australia.”

When asked about joining the Australian advisory board, Peter said, “I am pleased to join this impressive group of industry experts and look forward to supporting BAI Communications as it applies its innovative engineering design solutions to augment network connectivity.”

Other Advisory Board members include:

Bart Vogel (BAI Communications Board Director), Peter Lambourne (BAI Communications Australia CEO), Tony O’Malley (PwC Partner, Global Legal Network Leader), Alex Karroum (BAI Communications Board Director, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board), and Stephen Matthews (BAI Communications Group CFO).

About BAI Communications

BAI Communications designs, builds, and operates cellular, Wi-Fi, broadcast, radio, and IP networks around the world. We are engineering experts and technology innovators with proven experience in delivering the next wave of connectivity solutions through long-term partnerships with broadcasters, transit operators, governments, and MNOs. As a leading communications infrastructure provider, BAI’s neutral host solutions connect people, enrich communities and advance economies. Our global operations span Australia, Canada, United Kingdom, Hong Kong and the US, where we have a majority stake in Transit Wireless.