Matt Bross is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Compass-EOS, a next-generation routing company.
Bross is a well-known industry visionary and speaker who is passionate about harnessing new technology development and driving service innovations that improve and transform the ability of people to communicate. He has had a long and distinguished career in the telecommunications industry, leading the technology innovation and investment strategies across multiple technology and business domains, including carrier, enterprise, devices, applications and services.
Bross was the Global Chief Technology Officer of Huawei from 2009-2012, British Telecom from 2002-2009, Williams Communications from 1997-2002 and Capital Technologies (a Telecom services company he co- founded in 1992). As Group Chief Technology Officer of BT Group and CEO of BT innovate, he was responsible for technology strategy, vision and innovation across all BT divisions. Bross was a driving force behind BT’s 21st Century Network transformation program and led a global BT technology and research organization that spanned the Asia-Pacific, the U.S. and Europe.
In 2007, Bross was awarded a William Pitt Fellowship by Pembroke College at the University of Cambridge. Bross currently serves as Chairman of the Global Information Infrastructure Commission and is a member of the Board of Directors for the EastWest Institute. Among other qualifications, he brings to the Board executive management and leadership experience as global chief technology officer of various public companies, along with his deep technology expertise and understanding of advanced technology.