Cyril joined BT in October 2019 from Sprint US (now T-Mobile) where he had been Vice President and then Chief Procurement Officer from 2016 – 2019.  Prior to that, he served on the Chief Procurement Officer of Saudi Telecom between 2013 and 2016, and was a board member and Chairman of the Audit Committee of Saleco and STC Advanced Solution. Lastly, Cyril served as Senior Vice President of Procurement Excellence at Buyin, the procurement joint-venture of Deutsche Telekom and Orange. He also held senior leadership positions with Orange in France and the UK and started in the telecom industry with SFR (Altice France).