Aled Miles is an executive with global experience in cloud, Industrial IoT, cyber-security, identity & telecoms. He has led organizations from 400 to 2,000 people through reset or difficult market transitions, as well as acquisition and high levels of top / bottom line growth. Since January 2019, he is the Executive Chairman of IoTium. Backed by John Chambers (Chairman Emeritus, Cisco), Honeywell & GE Ventures, IoTium bridges the information (IT) & operational technology (OT) world. This enterprise SaaS infrastructure securely captures and moves data at scale from any device to any cloud from any application to any application. Enterprises can digitally transform & increase efficiency, reduce costs, improve safety and reliability.
Joining in 2016 and until 2018, Miles served as the Chief Executive Officer of TeleSign Corporation; a leader in 2-factor authentication. In 2016 he pivoted the company to the communication platform as a service (CPaaS) market and in 2017 secured the $300m acquisition of TeleSign by BICS (a Proximus/Swisscom/MTN joint venture). Aled was retained through 2018 as CEO to drove post-acquisition YoY growth.
In 2009 to 2015 (the second half of a 20-year career at Symantec Corporation), he was a US based executive. From 2013 to 2015 he served as a Senior Vice President on the group executive committee reporting to the CEO. During this time, he held responsibility for the global ‘Norton’ business unit navigating the $2 billion, 2,000-person consumer division. In 2014/15, Miles led the Latin America geography, returning it to double-digit growth. In 2015, he also held executive responsibility for Symantec’s largest global accounts with teams across the Americas, EMEA, Asia Pacific & Japan.