R&D leadership appointments

Calix is delighted to announce the appointment of Dr Matt Boot-Handford to the role of Chief Scientist – Calix Ventures, replacing Dr Louise Keyte as head of Calix’s technology development. Dr Keyte has left Calix to purse new opportunities and we thank her for her great contribution.

Dr Boot-Handford’s previous role as General Manager, Research and Development has been filled by Dr Salwan Al-Assafi, whom we warmly welcome to the team.

Together with Dr Mark Sceats, Calix Group Chief Scientist and Cofounder, Calix looks forward to progressing its impressive track record in technology development with these new management appointees.

Dr Matt Boot-Handford

Chief Scientist – Calix Ventures

Dr Salwan Al-Assafi

GM, Research & Development