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17 July 2020

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UK Connect welcomes Richard Mumford as Head of Engineering

UK Connect are pleased to welcome Richard Mumford as our new Head of Engineering. As the business and our client base continues to grow, the requirement to expand the team has risen to ensure we maintain our high level of customer service and experience.

Richard Mumford

Richard has been working with UK Connect as a consultant previously, before now joining the team on a permanent basis, and as such brings with him a wealth of real-world experience in IT solutions, from both a customer and supplier perspective.

We are delighted to have Richard joining the team. We have been working with him on a number of projects and he has always delivered and demonstrated not only his technical expertise, but also his professionalism and ability to adapt to ever-changing technology and environments.
PJ Farr, Broadband

PJ Farr

Managing Director

UK Connect

Transferable Skills

As a long standing consultant, Richards CV boasts a number of impressive international communication projects, from designing and delivering Wi-Fi networks for Reuters News group to allow electronic transfer of data for 1998 France World Cup to implementing a multi-vendor solution providing home from home network services and secure connectivity for IoT solutions at Wembley Park – Richard has an impressive technical background and is never short of a comms-related story to go with it!

Richard is passionate about helping teams and individuals grow within their roles and he will be instrumental in the development of our engineering department as the business continues to grow.

UK Connect is proud of the relationships with its partners to enhance and extend our service offerings and Richard brings with him valuable contacts he has made from being in the IT industry for many years.

Interests in and out of work

Richard leading the charge at Kiplingcotes race

When Richard’s not working or swotting up on the latest technology you may find him horse riding and racing – another major passion of his. 

He has a strong northern soul and tells us how he also loves scootering, dancing and having fun at all times!

I have been watching UK Connect for a long time, even working with them on a consultant basis on some more recent projects. I am very excited to be joining the team, meeting existing and new customers and helping the business to grow year on year.
Richard Mumford

Richard Mumford

Head of Engineering

UK Connect

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