09 November 2017


Optimity appoints Leeland Pavey as COO as business accelerates growth


Optimity Limited (‘Optimity’), the award-winning internet service provider which is pioneering fixed-wireless as an alternative to fibre that is backed by FPE Capital, has appointed Leeland Pavey as Chief Operations Officer (COO).

Leeland has an impressive track record in operations leadership including running Zayo’s European operations for the past 5 years as its COO. This included having responsibility for all Zayo’s dark fibre and metropolitan service delivery activities.  Leeland has also held operations leadership roles at Abovenet Communications and Metromedia Fiber Network.

He has a BSc in Construction Management from Brighton University and Diploma in Management from the Open University.

His role will strengthen the senior team at Optimity as it expands the reach of its Wibre™ ultra-fast broadband and cloud services across central London.

Commenting on Leeland’s appointment, Anthony Impey, Founder and CEO of Optimity, said: “Leeland is a fantastic addition to Team Optimity as we scale-up the organisation.  We’re embarking on an ambitious phase of growth and Leeland’s stellar track record is sure to help us accelerate this.”

Leeland Pavey commented: “Optimity is a very exciting organisation with great potential to disrupt the market. I’m delighted to be joining the team and help with this mission.”


For further information, please contact:

Anthony Impey                                                                                 +44 (0) 7739 672201

Notes to Editors

About Optimity

Optimity is an award-winning technology business that uses advanced fibre and wireless technologies to create hyper-connected environments.  It supplies organisations from start-ups to major enterprises, which benefit from access to Optimity’s ultra-fast connectivity and hosted services. Optimity has developed Wibre™- a technology that provides an exact equivalent service to fibre but without the need for digging-up roads.  The company recently secured backing by FPE Capital and John Trower, a senior telecoms operator with serial PE experience, is Chairman.  The Shoreditch-based business employs 100 people.