Executive Vice-President and President Broadband Networks
Tony Geheran leads TELUS’ Broadband Networks team – responsible for the design, implementation, marketing and deployment of the most advanced Fibre-to-the-Premise (FTTP) program in the world. By expanding our fibre-optic infrastructure directly to homes and businesses, the Broadband Networks team is delivering a world-class network to our customers with unprecedented speed and reliability. This important program is helping drive innovation in the delivery of education, healthcare solutions and consumer & business products and services while putting Canadian communities at the forefront of the emerging digital economy.
Prior to this role, Tony spent 5 years as Senior Vice-President of Customer Solutions Delivery, where he led a team of more than 5,000 TELUS team members and partners across Canada responsible for delivering TELUS wireline services to consumer and business customers. Tony has a wealth of experience in the telecommunications industry having previously led several teams in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland. As a Director with Cable & Wireless Communications, Tony oversaw a multi-million dollar investment to bring new data, mobile and voice solutions to Ireland. He also specialized in Managed Services and Business Services with Mercury Communications and NYNEX Cablecomms UK.
Tony is a graduate of the Cranfield School of Management with a Diploma in Professional Marketing from the Chartered Institute of Marketing. He holds a Professional Certificate in Business Administration from Open University and received his Professional Qualifications in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering while serving in the Royal Navy.