Richard Russell

Richard Russell

Executive Committee Member

With a diverse telecommunications career spanning 36 years, Richard Russell gained extensive experience in Business and Mission Critical narrow and broadband radio communication technologies.

Richard is proud to have recently joined Tait Communications in July 2018 as Business Development Manager UK & Ireland, focused on critical communications for Utilities, Transportation and in particular Public Safety. Richard is convinced “This is an area of special relevance with exciting developments of solutions from Tait that will add real-life value to our front-line services”.

Richard spent 25 years at Motorola, having numerous technical and business positions including EMEA Product Management of Devices and Infrastructure, EMEA Business Development for Accessories & Energy and EMEA Go To Market Product Specialist. Having worked with Fire Rescue Service and SCBA manufacturers, Richard drove a development program of fire ground incident communications and SCBA communication solutions to significantly improve the quality of fire fighter communications and enhance their safety.

After leaving Motorola, Richard obtained valuable experience at Roadphone NRB, who specialise in resilient (life safety) digital radio communications infrastructure solutions. They have been deployed across Critical National Infrastructure, corporate (high profile), high value facilities and iconic real estate through-out London and UK.

Richard is a contributor & adviser to industry journals and is proud to be a British APCO Executive Committee Member.

Contact: +44 (0) 7711 460 759

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