General Manager, Submarine Systems, Xtera Communications, Ltd.
Dr. Stuart Barnes joined Xtera in 2007 and serves as Chief Technical Officer, Submarine Systems. He has more than 30 years' experience in submarine telecommunications and provides practical skills in fiber, cable and transmission equipment.
Prior to Xtera, Dr. Barnes was the founder and COO of Polariq and founder and CTO of both Azea Networks and of ilotron. He has held senior management positions at Atlas Venture, Alcatel Recherche, STC Submarine Systems and STC Cables Newport.
Dr. Barnes has a post-doctoral degree from QMC, London University and is Visiting Professor to School of Electronics and Computer Science, Southampton University.
Executive Insight Roundtable 5: Submarine Cable - Balancing the Extremes: Connectivity, Cost and Diversity
Tuesday, 19 January 2016