FDH Velocitel adds 2 members to board

FDH Velocitel has reported the board of managers of its parent company (Velocitel LLC) has appointed two new members who reflect strategic emphasis on wireless, technology expertise, the company said.

Richard Ruben, former vice chairman and former CEO of PEG Bandwidth, and Jake MacLeod, former executive vice president of Powerwave and former principal vice president/chief technology officer of Bechtel have been appointed to the board, increasing the number of managers to 11.

MacLeod is a communications industry veteran with over 35 years of experience in network design, deployment and operations. He is founder and president of Gray Beards Consulting, which provides technical and strategic consulting services to commercial and government entities regarding communications network design, deployment and operations.

Ruben is chairman of Sandy Feet Advisors LLC, through which he advises private equity funds, boards of directors and CEOs. Previously, Ruben held vice chairman and CEO positions at PEG Bandwidth.

FDH Velocitel is an infrastructure assessment, engineering and construction services company serving the telecommunications, heavy civil and power transmission markets.