Vice President
David Ross Group

Elaine Stafford, a leader in the telecommunications industry, has extensive experience in marketing & sales, planning, design and deployment of telecommunication networks & network products. Prior to joining the David Ross Group, Ms. Stafford was on the TyCom executive team as a Senior Managing Director, where she played a crucial role in planning and implementing TyCom’s Global Network (TGN). There, she was responsible for Product Qualification & Integration, TGN network planning, TGN Business Development and Product Management for TyCom’s network products and services. Elaine has held various senior level management positions within Tyco Submarine Systems’ Project Management and Marketing & Sales organizations, and was directly involved in supporting the development and deployment of a large fraction of the world’s major transoceanic network solutions over the last two decades. Prior to 1991, Ms. Stafford led a product development organization in AT&T Bell Laboratories, where she was responsible for hardware, software, and systems development of terminal transmission & network management products. Earlier in her career, Ms. Stafford was involved in the development satellite communications equipment.