Deloitte and Subsea Networks join to offer specialized subsea consultancy and submarine cable services
The EMEA Telecom Engineering Centre of Excellence (TEE) of Deloitte Portugal, and Subsea Networks Ltd today announced a cooperation agreement to bring a new and specialized offer to the subsea telecoms industry. This agreement brings together a highly skilled group of industry professionals, with extensive experience gained from working across a large number of submarine cable projects and related subsea business development opportunites.
The combined team of Deloitte’s EMEA Telecom Engineering Centre of Excellence (TEE) and Subsea Networks will offer end-to-end business consultancy and engineering support through the full submarine cable and data center connectivity life cycle, from initial concept to operations and upgrades. Both companies have a history of supporting projects within the subsea cable industry.
“We are very excited to be expanding our subsea capabilities and market reach in this new era of Data Center interconnect and distributed optical networks. This agreement brings extensive knowledge and expertise from all the aspects of Deloitte’s large network of telecoms professionals and international skill base. Together we can offer full comprehensive turnkey support, or tailored expertise for specific and specialized client requirements within the subsea industry”, highlight António Lagartixo, Partner of Deloitte Portugal and global sponsor of the EMEA Telecom Engineering Centre of Excellence (TEE).
Jol Paling, Managing Director of Subsea Networks, affirms: “with the convergence of subsea and terrestrial networks and the ever expanding demand for data transport and internet connectivity, together we have all the skills and resources required to support those key industry entrepreneurs and established telecoms companies looking to build and connect data centers with terrestrial and subsea networks”.
EMEA Telecom Engineering Centre of Excellence (TEE)
The EMEA Telecom Engineering Centre of Excellence (TEE) is an operational area specialized in telecom engineering services, managed by Deloitte Portugal, that offers engineering services for mobile, fixed and convergent telecom networks, service platforms and operating support systems (“OSS”) for the Europe, Midle East, Africa region (“EMEA”).
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Subsea Networks Ltd (also referred to as “Subsea Networks”) is a UK based limited company specialising in subsea project development, specialised subsea and network engineering consultancy and project management. Subsea Networks was formed by an expert team of submarine cable industry veterans and was established to provide world leading support and advice to the subsea telecoms industry. To learn more about Subsea Networks see www.subseanetworks.com or contact: Craig Zocher: Craig.Zocher@subseanetworks.com or Jeremy Martson: Jeremy.Marston@subseanetworks.com