Paul Umoru is the head of BlackSentry, the Analytics and Cybersecurity arm of Layer3. A graduate of University College London (UCL) in the United Kingdom and over a decade of experience in Information Technology and telecommunication.
Early in his career, he was at XLN Business Services UK as a Business Analyst to grow its customer base in London, Leeds, Stoke, and Birmingham. He then joined Global Telecom and Technology (GTT) as a Network Analyst as it expanded its Tier 1 services within Europe, Middle East, and Africa. He was part of the GTT Team that successfully integrated Inteliquent Network during its acquisition and eventual enlisting of GTT on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).
Paul Umoru was then invited to Nigeria to Join Airworld Technologies Limited to build a Sales Team, grow its client base and start its Customer Service Department.
In all of this data-driven management or data-directed decision making has been the core of his successes. He is a regular speaker at public events and conferences on Data Analytics and Cybersecurity.