About us

JT International

JT is a government-owned full-service global connectivity and business enterprise provider. We offer communication solutions to connect people together and deliver excellence in customer experience.

Founded in 1888, JT is a government-owned full-service global connectivity and business enterprise provider, headquartered in the Channel Islands. Our mission is to provide the best solutions — around the globe — so your business can reach its full potential. We offer a range of world-class services, including SIM swap prevention, mobile number portability, enterprise messaging and sponsored roaming.

JT employs over 500 employees with offices across the Channel Islands and around the world, providing products and services to over 3,000 enterprise customers.

Our experience within the telecommunication industry has offered unique insights into the capabilities of mobile operators. Sensitive issues such as customer security, identity verification, grey routing and mobile fraud are all managed with accuracy, professionalism and experience.

We understand the value of timely and secure communication and offer businesses the ability to control their SMS routing with an intelligent portability service. Awarded Best API award in 2019, JT’s MNP platform gives insight into the country and network data of a subscriber in seconds, allowing businesses to optimise their outreach.

Located in Jersey, Channel Islands one of the world’s premier financial jurisdictions, JT is uniquely equipped to deliver stability and security for our customers.

Meet the team

Ian Lavigne - Head of Product

Ian Lavigne

Head of Product

Ian has spent more than 20-years in the Technology sector, working with organisations to drive profitability through customer-focused products. Prior to JT, Ian built extensive cross-functional Mobile sector experience at Telefonica UK. His academic background is in electronic engineering at Oxford Brookes University.


Peter Stok

Head of FPS

Peter has worked in the Mobile industry for over 25 years. He has held various senior positions, including Vodafone Roaming Services (where he was a Board member), KPN Netherlands, Swisscom and Vodafone in the Netherlands, Japan, Switzerland, Luxembourg and India. Peter holds a MSc in Business Economics from Erasmus University Rotterdam.


Paul Duggan - Head of Network Resale

Paul Duggan

Head of Network Resale

Paul has spent 18 years in the telecoms industry. He joined the VC-backed start-up “ekit” in 2004, later becoming an investor, prior to its acquisition by JT in 2011. Paul has experience in wholesale voice, messaging, routing, MVNO enablement and IoT. He has previously held commercial roles with International SOS in the Health and Risk Management space.


Clare Messenger

Clare Messenger

Head of Subscriber Intelligence UK

Clare has led international business development teams across TV; print and digital media. For 13 years she has worked in the Telecommunications industry overseeing many strategic projects to drive incremental revenue for Mobile Operators. Clare was a founding member of the UK joint venture Weve, owned by Vodafone, TEF and EE with key focus on data monetisation.