Program Participant

Program Participant

Bill Barney

Chairman & CEO, Global Cloud Xchange, and CEO & Board Director, Reliance Communications
Hong Kong SAR China

A telecom industry veteran, Bill Barney is Chairman & CEO of Global Cloud Xchange in addition to CEO & Board Director of RCOM. Under his leadership, GCX has entered a new stage of growth and expansion with a successful international capital markets debut and the global launch of its next generation Cloud delivery platform.

Earlier Bill served 10 years as CEO of Pacnet, during which the company achieved significant growth and won key industry awards. Bill was named CEO of the Year by TelecomAsia in 2008 and Best APAC Telecom Executive by CommsDay in 2009. He was former APAC President of MCI Worldcom and also served in leadership roles at Global One and AT&T.

Across the ICT sectors, Bill has been an advocate for regulatory and industry advancement and an active member of the PTC Board of Governors. He received his MBA from Columbia University and BA from Wesleyan University.

You can find Bill Barney in:

Technology Drivers, Strategic Directions
Monday, 22 January 2018
11.20–12.00

Opportunities in the Digital Age
Tuesday, 23 January 2018
10.00–10.25

Top of page