Tim Whitley awarded OBE in King's birthday honours

Professor Tim Whitley, MD Research and Network Strategy at BT Group, has been awarded an OBE for services to Communication Technologies and to Scientific Policy

Tim Whitley, MD Research and Network Strategy, said “I am delighted and humbled to accept this honour as a reflection of the way in which UK scientific research in collaboration with Industrial Applied research has helped shape the telecommunications technology that underpins so much of our modern connected world. I would like to thank all of my colleagues at BT Group and the many academic researchers we work with for their tireless efforts, to ensure that as scientists and engineers we deliver the telecommunications technologies that not only underpin our nations’ economy but also play such a fundamental role in the fabric of people’s lives.”