Alfred became Chairman of hibu in March 2014 and has more than 30 years’ experience in executive management and strategic decision-making roles at leading technology, telecommunications and professional services companies.
Prior to joining hibu, Alfred served for almost three years as President and CEO at Dex One and before that was Chairman and CEO of Corinthian Capital LLC working with private equity companies on a variety of projects, including broadband roll out for rural communities and inner cities in the US. He has also served as Vice Chairman of the Wolftrap Foundation for the Arts and Trustee for the Committee for Economic Development.
His previous experience includes chairman and chief executive roles at both Motive Inc, a leading provider of software management services to communications providers, and American Management Systems, a global business and information technology consulting firm.
Alfred also held a number of executive-management positions during 10 years at BT Group (formerly British Telecom), including oversight for several operating units including mobile, Yellow Pages, business and global communications and BT Ignite, data and broadband solutions for businesses. He was also President of Memorex Telex, a global provider of information technology solutions.
Alfred has an honours degree from the University of London.