Brian Birtles

Brian Birtles

Brecon


Brian is a Chartered Engineer, volunteer mentor, Deputy Chairman and Trustee of Prime Cymru, a charity founded by the Prince of Wales to help the over 50’s in Wales return to economic activity. He worked in electricity companies for over 25 years from apprentice to senior management positions in operations, marketing, sales, strategic development and general management. He then moved to the technology sector with Alacatel Telecom, Cambridge Network Ltd and other companies. He has chaired and worked with a variety of Boards in high growth and recessionary markets. In 2004 he formed Bluefish Communications Ltd with two other founders and over 7 years grew revenues to over £10m. The business operated globally and was sold to Vodafone in December 2011.