Fergus Innes
SVP, Crosslake Fibre & Managing Director

Mr. Innes is the Managing Director of Ireland France Subsea Cable. IFSC are specialist commercial and engineering developers of Submarine Network Infrastructure in Europe. Using the latest technology and installation methods, IFSC will deliver capacity to carriers and large enterprises requiring connectivity between Ireland and continental Europe (IFC-1) and the UK and France (Cross Channel).

Prior to IFSC, Mr Innes spent 8 years as a RVP, EMEA and Executive Management Team member at Hibernia Networks in building and leading the EMEA Carrier, Finance & Media business until the successful exit to GTT for $590m in January 2017. Prior to joining Hibernia Networks in 2009, Mr Innes worked for Colt, where he spent 8 years in a number of senior management roles. These included four years at Colt Ireland as Sales Director where he oversaw the migration from Colt’s country management operation to a centralised Business Enterprise Unit. Before Mr. Innes’ employment at Colt, he works in senior positions at Cable & Wireless, Telia Sonera and IT&T Communications.

Mr. Innes holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Information Systems and a Diploma in Business Studies from the University of Hull.