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June 29, 20222 min read

TOMIA Taps David Sharpley as CEO and Paul Cross as CFO

New leadership targets accelerated growth and customer expansion

LONDON, U.K. June 29, 2022 –
 TOMIA, the market leader in global connectivity monetization solutions today announced telecoms veteran David Sharpley as its new CEO and finance expert Paul Cross as its new CFO. Sharpley has extensive network software and systems experience and currently also leads a portfolio of communications and media focused software companies within the Lumine Group. Cross has extensive financial management expertise, having held previous roles as CFO for video streaming technology company Velocix, as well as senior level finance positions with tech companies Unit4, A10 Networks, Hewlett Packard, and 3Com.

TOMIA was recently acquired by Lumine Group, a leading global acquirer of communications & media software businesses.

“TOMIA is a strategic pillar acquisition for Lumine and we are committed to growing the business aggressively,” said David Nyland, President of Lumine. “David and Paul are the ideal leaders for TOMIA given their extensive market relationships, industry credibility and stellar track record of operational execution. By applying the best practices we have developed through dozens of successful acquisitions and business transformations, we are confident this team can make TOMIA’s business really take flight.”


“TOMIA has a marquee list of customers where we deliver incredible value through our software suite and professional services,” said David Sharpley, CEO of TOMIA. “With rising market interest in 5G and IoT, as well as the migration toward cloud-based technology, TOMIA is poised for success and I am extremely proud to be part of the team.”

“With great customers, a strong team, and a market leading product line, TOMIA’s business is well positioned to grow,” said Paul Cross, CFO of TOMIA. “We look forward to executing on our strategic plan and achieving our aggressive financial goals.”



TOMIA offers transformative connectivity solutions to service providers worldwide. Its innovative offering enables customers to manage a unified optimization process of both roaming and interconnect while driving the future of connectivity through new technologies and services such as VoLTE, IoT, NFV, A2P messaging and 5G. With regional headquarters in the US, Israel, Luxembourg, India, and a presence in over 30 countries, TOMIA serves over 400 operators including 30 tier-1 and six of the industry’s largest groups. To learn more visit


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