James Carroll

James Carroll

Director of Strategic Initiatives, Ookla


James Carroll is a Director of Strategic initiatives in Ookla specialising in regulatory relationships and strategic partnerships. He is based in Dublin Ireland and has led projects in Europe, Middle East and Africa in support of Ooklas enterprise, test and measurement clients. Ookla are a global leader in mobile and broadband network intelligence, testing applications and technology. With over 10 million consumer-initiated tests taken daily on the company’s flagship platform, Speedtest®, Ookla provides invaluable insight into the performance, quality and accessibility of networks worldwide. Operators, businesses and government agencies alike rely on Ookla for unparalleled and immediate information on the state of networks and online services.

James has worked in the telecommunications industry for over 15 years. Starting his career as an infrastructure engineer in Esat Net a fixed line provider in Ireland before branching into the world of Mobile CEM, core network probing and big data and analytics with The Now Factory, Mobileum and IBM.

James joined Ookla in Sept 2017.