Managing Director

 Steve Edwards

Managing Director

Steve Edwards, Silvertel's Managing Director founded the company with two other industry professionals back in 1997. A graduate in electronics, Steve has concentrated much of his career on product development and customer support.

Over 12 years solid experience gained at Mitel Semiconductor, managing the design and development of Mitel's SLIC and Trunk interface products equipped Steve with an impressive and thorough telecoms knowledge.

This experience and in depth insight has, and continues to be, paramount to Silvertel's ongoing success.


Chris Green

Technical Director

Chris Green has, over the years, built up a vast array of electronics design experience, focusing primarily on the telecom market. On obtaining an honours degree in electronic engineering, Chris worked for a number of companies including ICL and STC, designing and testing various telecoms equipment. In 1990, Chris joined the Telecom division of Mitel, where he undertook design responsibility for analogue interface products. Chris has built a worldwide reputation in his field, and, together with Steve Edwards, formed Silvertel in 1997. Chris has retired, but thanks to his extensive knowledge acquired through previous positions he consults for Silvertel providing a wealth of telecommunications standards and electronic design expertise.

Mike lewis

Mike Lewis

Sales and Marketing Director

Mike joins the Silvertel team with over 30 years of product development experience, notably occupying both technical and commercial management roles at Mitel Semiconductor (now Microsemi). Mike had previously played a key role in developing Mitel’s Telecom Module product line before moving into technical management within the Network Timing & Synchronisation business unit. More recently he was Technical Director for a German-owned company developing electrical heating and cooling products for a wide variety of industrial applications.