John Naylon is the CTO of millimetre-wave FWA specialists CBNL, and one of the founders of the company. He is responsible for CBNL’s strategic technology direction, industrial liaison and intellectual property activities. John has been a key figure in CBNL’s growth, deploying backhaul, pre-5G fixed wireless and smart city networks across 50+ countries for the world's leading operator groups, including Vodafone, Deutsche Telekom and Telefónica.
Before starting CBNL, John co-founded the pioneering wireless company Adaptive Broadband and held a research position at AT&T Laboratories. John has a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Cambridge and over 20 years’ experience designing cutting edge wireless technology.