Megaport appoints new CTO

ASX-listed Megaport (ASX:MP1) has appointed Tim Hoffman in a newly created role as its chief technology officer (CTO).

October 1 is his first day in office where he will be responsible for managing product, procurement, network operations and architecture, and software development. He will report to CEO, Vincent English.

Hoffman has spent nearly a decade in building telecommunications networks in New Zealand and in the past three years, he worked at Twitter, where he was leading teams to scale large content distribution networks and backbones as well as global data centres.

“His tenure with Twitter…