Our editor Chris Kelly caught up with Greg Mesch, CEO of CityFibre, at Connected Britain to discuss their acquisition by a Wall Street Consortium and what it means for the company, and get his thoughts on how the UK can spark acclerated roll outs of digital infrastructure across the UK.


About CityFibre:

CityFibre has been leading Britain’s full fibre future since 2011 – designing, building, owning and operating wholesale only, full-fibre network infrastructure across the UK.

It currently has 51 city network projects, a national long distance network and a ground-breaking Fibre to the Premises (FTTP) rollout programme underway that will serve at least 5 million homes and businesses by 2025.

The company is committed to investing in and providing full fibre connectivity to the public and private sectors, mobile operators, communications providers and households. Its networks offer competitive choice, a foundation for innovation and unprecedented levels of flexibility for all partners.  More at