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Channel Islands based telecommunications company JT Group aligns its Jersey and Guernsey operations and introduces new leadership in Guernsey

JT Group’s Guernsey operation Wave Telecom will now be known as JT as the company aligns its Guernsey and Jersey operations under one corporate identity. This is part of the Group’s plans to provide customers with more streamlined services that deliver a variety of key benefits for business customers as well as bring about economies of scale. 

As it approaches the next phase of its development in Guernsey, JT also announces the appointment of Paul D Taylor to the role of MD for JT (Guernsey) Ltd. Paul has over 25 years’ experience working in the telecoms industry in the UK, Caribbean, Channel Islands and the Isle of Man and his senior leadership experience as well as his knowledge of global markets and vast experience within the islands, positions him well to take full responsibility for the overall business helping to set strategy and direction to drive forward. 

Of this appointment Group CEO, Graeme Millar said: “With plans to expand both locally and internationally, the role of MD is now a crucial one that will help to shape the future of JT and we are delighted to welcome Paul onboard. Our ongoing investments’ aim to provide the CI with resilient international connectivity and infrastructure that benefits the wider business community and under Paul’s leadership in Guernsey we are looking forward to driving forward with our growth plans and ongoing investments.” 

“One of our other strategic goals is to put the CI’s on the digital map and to illustrate just how we intend to do so, we have recently opened the first CI telecommunications research, development and training facility and in both islands we have also launched some residential gigabit broadband trials, which puts us ahead of other jurisdictions in bringing tomorrow’s technology to our customers today.” 

JT Group has over 130 years’ experience in telecommunications, and is today an innovative and progressive communications enabler based in the Channel Islands providing world-class products and solutions to a diverse client base of business and retail customers. Its product range encompasses Voice and Data, Consultancy, Co-Location, Internet, Security, Mobile and Support Services and it is widely recognised as the largest provider of data hosting services in the Channel Islands.