Terence H. Matthews,
Sir Terence Matthews is the founder and Chairman of Wesley Clover, an investment vehicle and holding company, and the parent company of Wesley Clover Solutions. Terry has either founded or funded over 80 companies since 1972 including Newbridge Networks, a company he founded in 1986 and which became a leader in the worldwide data networking industry. In 1972, before launching Newbridge, Terry co-founded Mitel, a world leader in the design and manufacture of enterprise communications solutions. Wesley Clover now has interests in a broad range of next-generation technology companies, real estate, hotels and resorts.
In addition to being the Chairman of Wesley Clover, Terry is also Chairman or Director of a number of private and publicly traded companies.
Terry holds an honours degree in electronics from the University of Wales and is a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical Engineers and of the Royal Academy of Engineering. In 1994, he was appointed an Officer of the Order of the British Empire, and in the 2001 Queen’s Birthday Honours, he was awarded a Knighthood. In 2011, he was appointed Patron of the European Cancer Stem Cell Research Institute.
Peter C. Madsen,
President, Chief Executive Officer
Peter C. Madsen, President and Chief Executive Officer of Wesley Clover Solutions was previously President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of FastComm Communications Corporation. From November 1986 to January 1992, he was an officer of Newbridge Networks Corporation, a Canadian telecommunications company, most recently as Vice President and General Manager, United States Region, and President of Newbridge Networks Inc., Newbridge Networks Corporation’s United States subsidiary. Mr. Madsen served as a director of Newbridge Networks Corporation from September 1987 until June 1998.
Mark H. Rafferty,
Chief Financial Officer
Mark H. Rafferty, Chief Financial Officer of Wesley Clover Solutions was previously Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of FastComm Communications Corporation and has been a director of FastComm since March 1998. From August 1992 to August 1993, Mr. Rafferty was Vice president, Finance at Newbridge Networks Inc. From August 1987 through August 1992, Mr. Rafferty was Controller of Newbridge Networks Inc.
Alfred J. Pigliacelli,
Senior Vice President—Sales
Al Pigliacelli, Senior Vice President of Wesley Clover Solutions was most recently Vice President of Business Development of VSource. From 2004 until 2006, Mr. Pigliacelli held various sales management positions at IPC Information Systems for over 22 years. Mr. Pigliacelli’s 33 years of experience within the financial sector includes project management, customer service, operations, local union affiliations, developing system solutions, providing and overseeing global implementation, vendor management and understanding the goals and strategies of vendors.