Les has over 30 years of experience in communications systems, including broadcast digital radio (DAB/DAB+/DMB and DRM), mobile communications , wireless broadband and satellite communications.

Les founded S-Comm Technologies Pty. Ltd. in 2008 to work with the radio industry on DAB+ digital radio. S-Comm has provided services to many Australian and international companies and currently provides on-going independent engineering consultancy to Commercial Radio Australia, WorldDMB, the ITU, the ABC and SBS, and various commercial radio networks and regulators in Australia and South East Asia.

Previously Les has held senior positions in companies including RadioScape Ltd. (UK), Verticalband (UK), Lucent Technologies and the Institute of Telecommunications Research at the University of South Australia. His expertise covers the development of state-of-the-art communications infrastructure and receiver equipment, business development, product and project management. He has worked with companies across the globe to deliver new products and services.