Ian Vernon is a constant learner who aims to create a better world for the future through technology.  His career started with the World Bank in secured IT systems and progressed to implement the first generation of cellular technologies before mobile networks were digital. He is AWTG’s Chief Operating Officer and has led AWTG’s effort to create innovations that make positive differences in people’s lives in the last 5 years. His background is in both telecoms and software, he has founded seven companies and successfully exited five.