Faisal Ahmed

Faisal has over 20 years of experience in the tech and telecoms sector. Faisal works across the tech value chain from deep tech to Software and telecoms and Digital infrastructure and has led consulting projects in fixed and mobile technologies (including spectrum valuations, auctions, 2G, 3G, 4G, C-Band, 5G, Wi-Fi, M2M, IoT, White Space and Broadband and Fibre technologies).

Faisal has built up an extensive network of contacts across the tech value chain including VC/PE, Corporate Venture Funds, DFIs, HNWs, family offices as well as tech and telecoms firms. Faisal’s tech and consulting background enables Axxeltrova to provide the highest calibre advisory to clients including strategy and structuring advice, technical input and production of investment material and gets involved in capital raising (debt and equity) as well as strategy consulting.

Faisal has a BSc in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from Manchester University, a Masters in Computer Science from Cambridge University and has completed the Corporate Finance program at the London Business School. Faisal is also a mentor on the Cambridge University Judge Business School MBA programme (https://www.jbs.cam.ac.uk/aboutus/opportunities/student-projects/mba-cambridge-venture-project/cvp-mentors/).

Faisal is also a Hall of Fame entrant on the Cambridge University Computer Science Department (https://www.cst.cam.ac.uk/ring/halloffame).

Rick Phillips