Channel People News

Italian ICT body names new boss

Italian Association of Information and Communication Technology Assinform has appointed Agostiono Santoni, Cisco General Manager, as its new president.

Ericsson M&A boss to go

Douglas Gilstrap, Senior Vice President and Global Head of Strategy, will resign from his role with Ericsson, effective August 1, 2014, and leave Ericsson's Executive Leadership Team.

Synaxon names new channel head

UK-based dealer for IT and office products resellers Synaxton has appointed Mike Barron as a new Channel Manager as the company is speeding up a development of its channel partnerships.

Ex-SAP-er joins UNIT4

UNIT4 Business Software, the UK subsidiary of UNIT4, has appointed Helen Sutton as its new UK Commercial Sales Director. Sutton joins from SAP where she was responsible for UK and Ireland partnerships and she was also a member of the SAP UK and Ireland Extended Leadership Team, it says.

Zenium names new head

Zenium Technology Partners, data centres specialist, has appointed Matt Pullen as its Managing Director. He will be in charge of day-to-day management as well as expanding the company’s portfolio and dealing with investors.

eg solutions names new board member

eg solutions, back office optimisation software specialist, has announced significant changes to its board and posted a net loss of £1.27m (€1.5m) for the year ended in January, 2014, against £0,3m (€0.35m) in prior year.

Logicalis names new head

Logicalis had brought on board Richard Aston who previously served as Head of Solutions and Architecture at Fujitsu.

Matrix42 names new channel head

Matrix42, management software provider, has appointed Robert Adlem as its new UK Channel Manager who will be responsible for the UK partners and further channel expansion.