Hon Gp Capt Prof Adam Beaumont

Adam is the founder and Chairman of a global group of Telecommunications companies, headquartered in Leeds, which is the communications engine underpinning many large UK and global brands. He’s also the co-founder of the first internet exchange outside of London which has contributed significantly to the internet resilience of the UK and the connectivity between the UK and Europe.

He’s an Honorary Consul on behalf of the Republic of Estonia to the UK and Isle of Man and head of the Leeds Consulate, which is the main “go to” for Estonian citizen support outside of our capital. He’s also a great advocate of cooperation between UK and Estonia, two great digital nations. Adam is a passionate environmentalist and a Trustee of the Eden project and Chair of Eden Project Morecambe.

He is a Professor of Cyber Security and a Hon Gp Captain in the RAF attached as an Auxiliary to 601 Squadron.

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