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About Pioneer Consulting

Pioneer Consulting specializes in telecommunications infrastructure development with a focus on subsea fiber optic cables. We provide a full suite of services to support a project’s development lifecycle while supporting clients such as developers, investors (both debt and equity), contractors, entrepreneurs, telcos, and OTTs, to name a few. Our services include technical and commercial due diligence, asset valuation, engineering, project management, permitting, procurement, quality assurance, and market research. Pioneer Consulting’s accurate, insightful, and thorough advisory services have provided clients with objective and independent guidance in support of their project and strategic goals.

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Events and Activities

  • Submarine Networks EMEA 2023

    As an Association Partner of Submarine Networks EMEA we are pleased to be part of this subsea connectivity event. We hope you will join us from 31st May – 1st June in London. This annual conference will unite 800 senior leaders from the global subsea market for two full days of learning, collaboration and networking. Use promo code ‘PIONEER15’ to receive 15% off your ticket. Free tickets are also available for staff who work for a European Carrier/Wholesale Operator or who work for a European public sector organization.

  • PTC’23

    The Pioneer Consulting team looks forward to seeing you from January 15-18 in Hawaii for the annual PTC conference! Please send an e-mail to to schedule your onsite meeting.

  • Submarine Networks World 2022

    In September 2022, Pioneer Consulting participated in three sessions at Submarine Networks World in Singapore. Pictured here, is our Director of Permitting and Regulatory Affairs, Hasnain Ali, presenting “Permitting 101: Ensuring Compliant Connectivity in the Middle East and African Regions.”

  • On-site Client Work

    In July 2022, Director of Client Solutions Dave Marie, visited Siemens Energy in Ulverston, UK to conduct an audit for optical wet-mate connectors on behalf of an oil & gas client.

  • Submarine Networks EMEA 2022

    Pioneer Consulting was very pleased to be part of Submarine Networks EMEA from May 17-18, 2022 in London. In addition to moderating two well-attended panels and meeting with clients and industry colleagues, we also launched new corporate branding at the event. We may have a new logo, but we are the same company with the same worldwide services.

  • PTC’22

    Pioneer Consulting’s Director of Permitting, Dr. Lorraine Gray, recently presented at the PTC’22 conference held from January 16th – 19th 2022 in Honolulu, Hawaii.

  • CrossChannel Fibre UK landing

    Pioneer Consulting’s Iain Ritson (Project Director) and Lorraine Gray (Permitting Manager) were on Brighton beach on September 30, 2021 to support Crosslake Fibre on the first fiber optic cable to cross the English Channel in 20 years by commemorating its landing in the UK.

  • Cable Project Update: SX NEXT

    Located in Takapuna Beach, New Zealand, the Pioneer Consulting team is proud to oversee the first landing of the Southern Cross NEXT submarine cable system.

  • Work Continues on the SX NEXT Cable System

    Pioneer Consulting continues to work with Southern Cross Cable Network on its planned transpacific NEXT system. Director of Client Solutions, Bertrand Clesca had the pleasure of witnessing the cable load in mid-April 2021.

  • Project Update

    Our team continues to progress the CrossChannel Fibre project—the first subsea fibre optic cable to cross the English Channel in nearly twenty years. Construction is underway at the beach manhole build compound in Brighton.

  • On-site Global Client Support

    Our team continues to ensure project quality wherever it is needed. Managing Partner Gavin Tully and Director of Client Solutions Bertrand Clesca had a very productive visit with Alcatel Submarine Networks in November 2020. Pioneer Consulting is proud to be working with the team at ASN Calais.


Contact Pioneer Consulting

Telephone: +1 978 357 3605

Fax: +1 501 648 9354

Legal Address: 221 River Street, 9th Floor, Hoboken, New Jersey 07030 USA