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Michael Butler, Non-Executive Chairman

Michael has held various senior roles in general management, sales and marketing in telecommunications businesses, including as President and Chief Operating Officer and an Executive Board Director of Inmarsat plc. He was previously Managing Director of MCI Worldcom UK. He is currently a director of several other companies, including Non-Executive Chairman of Broadband Satellite Services Limited, and is a Non-Executive Director of Synectics PLC, an AIM-listed provider of integrated security & surveillance systems.

Board Committee Membership: Member of Nomination Committee and Remuneration Committees.


Sam Tillotson, Acting Chief Executive Officer

Sam joined TPO in May 2012 as one of its first employees and is responsible for the operational aspects of the Group. Previously he worked at Blyk and Alcatel-Lucent where he worked on the development, launch and management of platforms for mobile operators across Europe, the Middle East and Africa.


Juliet Rosenfeld, Non-Executive Director

Juliet is a psychoanalytic psychotherapist and corporate psychology consultant. She previously worked as an advisor to the Permanent Secretary on Marketing and Government Communications in the Cabinet Office and prior to that in advertising for St Luke's Advertising and J Walter Thompson. Juliet is the widow of the late Andrew Rosenfeld, co-founder of the Company.


Julia Simpson, Non-Executive Director

Julia is Chief of Staff at International Airlines Group (IAG), a FTSE-100 company. She is responsible for global communications, government relations and executive administration and business services. Previously Head of Corporate Communications at British Airways, since 2007. Prior to British Airways, Julia was adviser to the UK Prime Minister on strategic communication issues. She held a number of key communication positions in government and the public sector, including: assistant chief executive at the London Borough of Camden; and head of communications at the Communication Workers Union. She started her career as a journalist. She is a graduate of Warwick University in Spanish and European Studies. She is on the Boards of British Airways and Iberia.





Andrew Rosenfeld - Former Chairman and Co-Founder

Sadly, Andrew passed away on 8th February 2015.

Andrew was the founder, former Chief Executive and Chairman of Minerva plc, the property investment and development group. The company was founded with an issued share capital of £70,500 and when Andrew stepped down as Chairman in 2006, the Company was amongst the FTSE 250 and valued at over £600 million. Since Minerva, Andrew has been an active private investor.

He will be sorely missed and we endeavour to continue to create the vision of The People’s Operator that he built with us.

The People's Operator plc is a company registered in England and Wales with a company number 09083874.
Registered office address 53/54 Chocolate Studios, 7 Shepherdess Place, London N1 7LJ