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IQGeo delivers award-winning geospatial software solutions to telecommunication and utility network operators from large multinationals to small regional providers. The IQGeo software suite improves productivity and collaboration across enterprise planning, design, construction, maintenance, and sales processes reducing costs and operational risks while enhancing customer satisfaction.

Our mobile-first, cloud-native software creates and maintains an accurate view of their increasingly complex network assets that is easily accessible by anyone, wherever. Whether our Enterprise IQGeo Platform* or targeted OSPInsight fiber planning and design software, we enable a “System of Action” that breaks down information silos, improves data quality and accelerates decision making.

With over 50,000 active software users, IQGeo has an established and rapidly growing customer base with telecoms and utility companies worldwide. Hear directly from our customers about how IQGeo is helping them to accelerate productivity and collaboration across their business.

 

*The 6.0 release of our software included a product name change from myWorld to the IQGeo Platform. This change reflects our focus on the IQGeo corporate brand that was launched at the beginning of 2019. Our website and latest product user interface have made the transition from the old myWorld name to the new IQGeo Platform name. Learn more about the IQGeo Platform 6.0 release.

About IQGeo

Every day thousands of global users across telecoms and utilities depend on IQGeo.

IQGeo business drivers

Deliver world-class technology with a proven track record

Enable strategic digital transformation initiatives

Reduce field construction and maintenance costs

Improve response times and customer satisfaction

Facilitate the delivery of high value services

Our people

IQGeo has assembled a global team of telecoms and utility industry experts and experienced software industry professionals to work alongside our customers in a creative partnership. We have seen first-hand the challenges faced by our customers and understand that they need innovative solutions to solve today’s complex problems. But it’s not just our technology and the experience of our people that stands out, it’s also the open and transparent approach that we apply across every aspect of our business.

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Visit our careers page to learn more about the IQGeo team. 

Our Management Team

Our Management Team consists of a group of experts, each leaders in their respective fields, who work together to drive the IQGeo business.

Our Board Members

Our Board of Directors has overall responsibility for the Group. Its aim is to provide the leadership and industry-specific insight required to develop a successful business, through utilizing the broad range of skills and experience of the Board members.

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Richard Petti, Chief Executive Officer, IQGeo

Richard Petti

Chief Executive Officer

Richard brings 25 years of experience in developing market leading businesses for automotive, financial and industrial customers. He was previously CEO of Asset Control, a supplier of data management systems to leading financial institutions, and COO at WEMA, a leading provider of sensors to commercial vehicle manufacturers

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Haywood Chapman

Chief Financial Officer

Haywood has significant technology sector expertise, working in both listed and private equity backed businesses spanning almost 20 years.  He was CFO of AIM listed software and services provider Castleton Technology PLC where he oversaw growth via 10 acquisitions and organic growth to a £26m turnover business with £6m + EBITDA with c70% recurring revenue.  Castleton was sold in June 2020 providing over four times return to initial investors.  He also held senior finance roles with Infinity SDC and Northgate Information Solutions.  Haywood is a qualified Chartered Accountant having trained at PwC and gained M&A experience working in PwC’s Transaction Services team.

Kyle Eagen,Senior Vice President, Operations, IQGeo

Kyle Eagen

Senior Vice President, Operations

Kyle has over 20 years’ experience in the geospatial industry. A proven business and program leader, he has extensive experience providing direction, strategy and operational guidance that delivers on organizational objectives. Kyle has a Bachelor’s degree in Biology Environmental Science from Drake University in Des Moines, IA, and has a successful history of working with and for organizations ranging from large multi-nationals to small start-ups.

Steve Tongish,  Chief Marketing Officer, IQGeo

Steve Tongish

Chief Marketing Officer

Steve’s career has been concentrated on international marketing, business development and product management for enterprise software and hardware solutions. Having worked for small VC funded start-ups to large publicly listed companies, he is experienced in traditional and SaaS based software revenue models. Steve leads global marketing teams with a resolute focus on metric-driven, revenue generation through inbound and outbound campaign strategies. He has a structural engineering degree from the University of Colorado.

Christian M. Wirth, General Manager, Europe, Asia, IQGeo

Christian M. Wirth

General Manager, Europe and Asia

Christian has an impressive track record of building software companies across Europe, including Business Objects, Cognos and Compuware. He worked with T-Systems for more than five years to build the Big Data and Analytics unit globally, taking revenues from $20m to over $180m. Christian joined IQGeo with a strong mix of business and commercial skills gained across enterprise software platforms and applications.

Jay Cadman, SVP Enterprise, IQGeo

Jay Cadman

Senior Vice President Enterprise

Jay has over 25 years’ experience in successfully building B2B technology sales and marketing organizations. He has worked in large multi-nationals, as well as start-ups in North America, Europe and Asia including GE, Smallworld and Ubisense. Jay has successfully led entry and expansion in telecommunications, utilities, manufacturing, aerospace and military markets internationally and specializes in building high performance highly motivated teams.

Wade Anderson, VP SMB, IQGeo

Wade Anderson

Vice President SMB

Wade brings significant tech leadership experience as the previous CEO of OSPInsight, a Senior Product Manager at Microsoft, and the CTO at a startup. He has an MBA from Harvard Business School and a Computer Science degree from Brigham Young University. 

Tom Ferland, Global Head of Human Resources, IQGeo

Tom Ferland

Global Head of Human Resources

Tom has over 20 years of Human Resource experience supporting global geospatial and enterprise software companies. After completing a degree in Geography (University of Vermont), Tom was initially a GIS/Geospatial software analyst. Mid-way through 18-years with ESRI, Tom shifted direction formally into HR, and began recruiting large teams, implementing performance management, and was a business partner to sales, marketing, and technology functions. After joining IQGeo in 2014, Tom obtained the SHRM-SCP (Senior Certified Professional) certification and leads global people-related strategy and initiatives.

Paul Taylor, Non-Executive Chair, IQGeo

Paul Taylor

Non-Executive Chair

Paul Taylor spent over 21 years with AVEVA Group plc and was Group Finance Director from 2001 to 2011. Paul is a Fellow of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants and was recipient of the FTSE250 Finance Director of the Year in 2008. Paul was appointed to the IQGeo (then Ubisense) Board on 28 February 2011. Previously, Paul was a non-executive director of Anite plc, KBC Advanced Technologies plc, Escher Group Holdings plc and Frontier Smart Technologies Group Ltd. He now serves as a non-executive director of Thruvision Group plc and Trustee of CADCentre Pension Fund

Dr. Robert Sansom, Non-Executive Director, IQGeo

Dr. Robert Sansom

Non-Executive Director

Dr Robert Sansom co-founded and was CTO of FORE Systems, acquired by Marconi for $4.5 billion in 1999. Robert joined the IQGeo (then Ubisense) Board on 16 December 2005. He co-founded and was Chairman of the Cambridge Angels from 2001 to 2010. Robert is a non-executive director to enterprises including Arachnys Information Services Ltd, Myrtle Software Ltd, Featurespace Ltd, Camfed International, Cambridge Communication Systems Ltd, CRFS Ltd and Netronome Inc. Robert was elected as a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering in 2010.

Max Royde, Non-Executive Director, IQGeo

Max Royde

Non-Executive Director

Max co-founded Kestrel in 2009. He is a fund manager of Kestrel Opportunities and sits on the Investment Committee for KITS. He joined the IQGeo Board on 31 October 2019. Max has been advising and investing in quoted and unquoted UK smaller companies since 1998 and prior to Kestrel was a managing director of KBC Peel Hunt.

Ian Kershaw, Non-Executive Director, IQGeo

Ian Kershaw

Non-Executive Director

Ian has over 30 years’ strategy, engineering and operations experience in the telecoms, utilities and manufacturing industries. He was appointed as a non-executive director to the IQGeo (then Ubisense) board on 23 May 2014. He is also a non-executive director of Surface Generation Ltd. Previously, Ian was executive chairman of Coryton Advanced Fuels, the transport fuels specialists, and a director of Ricardo UK Ltd., the engineering consultants.

Andy MacLeod

Andy MacLeod

Non-Executive Director

Andy is a professional Non- Executive Director and industry consultant after recently retiring from Vodafone Group as Regional Technology Director for the Africa, Middle East and Asia-Pacific Region. Prior to that he was Vodafone's Group Chief Networks Officer and CTO of Verizon Wireless in the US. Since the early 1990’s he has held CEO, COO and CTO positions at major telecommunications companies and has gained extensive public and private experience as a Director on the Boards of companies such as Eircom, Indus Towers, Vodafone Italy and Vodafone Australia. Andy was appointed to the IQGeo board on 21 June 2019, and is currently a non-executive director of Gfinity PLC. Andy holds an MA degree in Materials Science from Keble College, Oxford and an MBA from Warwick Business School, and was elected as a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering in 2014.

Carolyn Rand Non-Executive Director at IQGeo

Carolyn Rand

Non-Executive Director

Carolyn is a professional Non-Executive Director with over 25 years’ experience across public and private enterprises. She serves as a Strategic Advisor for AIM-quoted global technology business Bango plc where she previously held the office of CFO. Her current responsibilities include Audit Committee Member and Governor of the College of West Anglia and she is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants having served as Regional Chair for over 8 years. She stepped down as Chair for the Institute of Directors for Cambridgeshire in 2021. Throughout her career, Carolyn held executive positions within high-growth technology and scientific businesses including CFO of Zinwave, CEO of Isogenica, and COO of international NGO, Birdlife International. Carolyn was appointed to the IQGeo board on 26th May 2021.

Richard Petti, Chief Executive Officer, IQGeo

Richard Petti

Chief Executive Officer

Richard Petti brings 25 years of experience in developing market leading businesses for automotive, financial and industrial customers. He was previously CEO of Asset Control, a supplier of data management systems to leading financial institutions, and COO at WEMA, a leading provider of sensors to commercial vehicle manufacturers. Richard joined the IQGeo (then Ubisense) Board on 14 December 2016.

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Haywood Chapman

Chief Financial Officer

Haywood has significant technology sector expertise, working in both listed and private equity backed businesses spanning almost 20 years.  He was CFO of AIM listed software and services provider Castleton Technology PLC where he oversaw growth via 10 acquisitions and organic growth to a £26m turnover business with £6m + EBITDA with c70% recurring revenue.  Castleton was sold in June 2020 providing over four times return to initial investors.  He also held senior finance roles with Infinity SDC and Northgate Information Solutions.  Haywood is a qualified Chartered Accountant having trained at PwC and gained M&A experience working in PwC’s Transaction Services team.

The IQGeo partner ecosystem

Our partner ecosystem

The IQGeo partner ecosystem provides a real depth of expertise and knowledge in their specialist areas, delivering innovative operational solutions to customers around the world. We share a common business objective of helping our clients deliver high value services, increase customer satisfaction and reduce the cost of field construction and maintenance activities.  To find out more, visit our partners and integrations page. 

 

 

Oracle and IQGeo
Salesforce and IQGeo
CGI and IQGeo
Fuji Tecom and IQGeo
NESIC and IQGeo
TIS and IQGeo
Amazon Web Services and IQGeo
Google Maps and IQGeo
Open Street Map and IQGeo
Atesio and IQGeo
PostGIS and IQGeo
Geo&Web and IQGeo

IQGeo carbon neutral

In May 2022 we announced IQGeo’s decarbonization initiative to document and manage our own carbon emissions across our global operations. We did this by embarking on a project with Carbon Footprint Ltd. to measure our carbon footprint and offset our carbon production.

 

 

Carbon offsetting portfolio collection

 

 

Visit IQGeo carbon neutral webpage to learn more about IQGeo's carbon neutral offsetting and decarbonization initiatives. 

Event

IQGeo Meetup 2022

 

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October 19 - 21, 2022

Grand Hyatt Hotel, Denver, CO, USA 

 

Now in its eighth year running, the IQGeo Meetup attracts fiber, telecom, and utility operators from across North America and further afield. It is a unique forum to share experiences and learn from industry colleagues.

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