Michael Strople, Président

Michael Strople, ing.
President, Corporate Networks, Zayo Group
Executive Managing Director – Canada, Zayo Group


Michael Strople is President of Zayo’s Corporate Networks segment. At Zayo Group, he also serves as Executive Director General for Canada. Zayo, headquartered in Boulder, Colorado, builds and operates a communications infrastructure that provides the enormous bandwidth at the base of the global economy through its optical systems and data centers. Zayo serves the world’s largest telecommunications carriers and Fortune 500 companies.

With 25 years of experience in the telecommunications industry, Mr. Strople joined MTS Allstream in October 2005, where he served as Chief Technology Officer, Chief Operating Officer and President. Zayo acquired Allstream in January 2016.

Mr. Strople is a Licensed Engineer and holds a Bachelor of Applied Science in Electrical Engineering with an option in Management Science from the University of Waterloo. He is also Chairman of the Metro Ethernet Forum Board and sits on the Board of Directors of the Liquor Control Board of Ontario, one of the world’s largest distributors and retailers of alcoholic beverages.