European VoIP Summit - Amsterdam 2017

'Exploring the Future of Voice Communications' 

Matthew Townend

Cavell Group

Dir. of Research & Consulting

Matt is a respected analyst and is an author of regular research, a judge on key industry awards and a regular guest speaker on the area of VoIP. He has been active in the VoIP space for the last 12 years, working on major consultancy and research projects in the Middle East and Europe.

Dominic Black

Cavell Group

Senior Analyst

Dominic has been Cavell's UK market analyst for the last 3 years focusing on the Hosted VoIP and SIP Trunking markets. He is also involved with the consultancy side of the business where he is heavily involved with all aspects of project delivery.

Rob Kurver

Cavell Group

Analyst & Consultant

Rob joined Cavell's Research and Consulting team in 2015, heading up our Benelux Hosted VoIP research. He also works as a consultant for Europe's leading cloud communications technology providers and largest software vendors on international marketing, business development and innovation.

 Michael Quinn

Q Advisors



 With more than 25 years of international operations and investment banking experience in the telecommunications industry, Michael has originated, structured, and executed more than 100 deals totaling more than $4 billion in transaction value.

Peter Cox

UM Labs


Founder & CEO

Peter has over 20 years of experience in security technologies and consulting. In 2008, he founded UM Labs to address the lack of fully effective solutions to the problems of security and enabling service for VoIP and Unified Messaging applications.

Craig Decker



With over 17 years of success in the European telecoms market, Craig is responsible for driving sales activities in EMEA. Prior to BroadSoft, Craig was responsible for worldwide sales at VoIP vendor Newport Networks and also held Executive VP roles at CoSine Communications.

Steve Harris



Steve is a co-founder of SIPHON Networks Ltd and focuses on the overall strategy and direction of the company. Prior to setting up SIPHON, Steve held various Regional VP EMEA roles at VC funded technology companies such as NexTone (acquired by Genband) and Covergence (acquired by Acme Packet).