Nicolas Stylianou

Founder and Managing Director

Founding member of horizon7 and established the practice, in its present form, in 2002. With over 20 years UK and International business experience providing a strong technology and commercial skills base to blue chip organisations and the ability to articulate business goals and vision successfully.

He previously held senior technical and engineering positions with Mercury Communications and NYNEX Cablecomms, was the Regional Business Manager for Cable & Wireless and the Senior International Engineering Consultant for Orange (international) PCS. He has been based in the UK, Greece, Switzerland, Austria and Hungary as part of the Technical and Engineering Management of these companies.

An independent consultant since 1999 Nicolas has provided technical and business support services not only to telecommunication operators, vendors and service providers, but also financial investment institutions. His assignments have covered, geographically, West, Central and Eastern Europe, former CIS countries, Middle East, North America and Africa.

He has also participated in European Union funded telecommunication projects and developed regional business incentive programs for the delivery of the 'information superhighway'. His work experience is supported through membership of the Institute of Incorporated Engineers and the Society of Cable Television Engineers and a university education at Lancashire University where he studied Electrical and Electronic Engineering.