Expertise in business-led R&D strategy, technology futures, application of ICT to transform other industries, as well as the necessary soft skills (interpersonal, cross-cultural) to effectively implement such strategies
Strategic Technology & Innovation for Growth - WTIS Ltd provides Business Consulting to major corporates & startups, as well as supporting select government, legal (IP) & academic clients.
Technologies - Wireless, Telecom, IoT & their application to transform other industries
Client Base - Telecom & Transport Industry, Government, Legal, Academia
Geography - Global Perspective - UK, European, Asian & North American Clients
Founder - Dr Walter Tuttlebee, company founder, is an internationally respected leader in the ICT industry. He has enjoyed a career at the leading edge of innovation in both small company & large corporate, with roles in R&D, engineering, business development, strategic management, CEO & Board level/NED. He currently chairs the Transport Data Initiative.
Skills - Walter brings together a solid industry knowledge, business and technical experience, technology vision, innovation & soft factors - culture, relationships, ambassadorial skills. A natural 'connector', Walter has enabled companies, academia & governments to collaborate successfully, creating win-win initiatives with internationally acknowledged outcomes; one of Europe's visionaries who continues to want to effect change.
Experience - Walter has pioneered over 3 decades, leading R&D and its application in fields of Digital Cordless, DAB, Digital Cellular (GSM/3G/4G/5G, Software Radio, Green Radio et al). He has led international industry missions and edited several books, some translated into Japanese and Chinese. He has triggered new industry trends through his original work, filed several US granted patents, as well as having managed an IPR portfolio & negotiated IP agreements. He holds an OBE, awarded for services to the Telecommunications Industry.
Recent Activities - In recent years WTIS Ltd has helped global companies establish new R&D facilities, identify, win & develop new business opportunities, seeing early the potential of bridging Communications, Content, Context & Cloud and its potential to transform other industries.
For examples of recent assignments please see http://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=3185025