Channel People News

Zenium Technology names new head

Zenium Technology Partners, data centre specialist, has appointed Julian King as its new Commercial Director and a new addition to the company’s senior management team.

Ex-Logicalis UK head joins IaaS specialist

Orchestration and Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) specialist Ospero has appointed Tom Kelly, an ex-Logicalis UK Managing Director, as its new chairman with immediate effect, it says.

Gridstore names new marketing head

Software-defined storage specialist Gridstore has announced it has appointed Victoria Grey as its new Chief Markting Officer (CMO) as the company is pursuing its expansion into the EMEA region.

Basware cuts jobs in Finland

Basware says it has completed the co-operation negotiations on job reduction started a month ago. The result is the loss of 28 people, most of whom currently work in Finland.

Swivel Secure names channel manager

Authentication solutions specialist Swivel Secure has appointed Anup Vora as its new reseller channel manager for the UK to support expansion into the channel and sales of Swivel platforms through the company’s UK reseller programme.

Ex-Cisco-er joins Seagate

Seagate has announced that Jamie Lerner, former VP and General Manager of the Cloud and Systems Management Technology Group at Cisco, has now joined Seagate as President, Cloud Systems and Solutions.

Andy Gass returns as TD UK boss

Tech Data has brought Andy Gass back from Europe to run the UK operation. He will become Managing Director UK and Ireland, after spending the past two years fulfilling the role of SVP, South and West Europe.

Jumio names EMEA Sales head

Payments and ID credentials management specialist Jumio has appointed Pieter Stal as its new Senior Vice President of EMEA Sales.

Bloxx names Head of Sales

Security specialist Bloxx has appointed Mark Gibson as its new sales director. He joins from Capita where he was in charge of SAS’s public security sales and marketing across the entire SAS Public Group in the UK, the Americas and other markets.

Comstor’s ex boss joins Unify

Unify, formerly Siemens Enterprise Communications, has announced the company has appointed Jon Pritchard to lead the company’s global channel programme.