Jean-Pascal Tricoire appointed to the Board of the United Nations Global Compact

A recognition of Schneider Electric’s long-term commitment to sustainability Through its Schneider Sustainability Impact, the Group contributes actively to UN Sustainable Development Goals London, June 21st, 2018 – UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has appointed Jean-Pascal Tricoire, President of Global Compact France and Chairman & CEO of Schneider Electric, to the United Nations Global Compact Board. The UN Global Compact Board plays an important role in shaping the strategy and policy of the initiative, which acts as the United Nations flagship for responsible business action. Designed as a multi-stakeholder body, the…

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Airangel appoints new Chairman of the Board

Warrington 16th May 2018: Airangel reported today that the Company’s Board of Directors has elected Roger Taylor as Chairman. Roger brings the benefit of a decade of senior leadership positions with technology enabled growth companies serving the global hospitality and travel industry. Initially, CEO of Quadriga Worldwide, the second largest global provider of hotel TV, WiFi and network services, and latterly Chairman of Hoppa, Europe’s largest provider of airport transfers, iRiS Software Systems, guest service and requests mobile software, and for the past two years a non-executive director at Airangel….

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UltraSoC appoints Aileen Smith as Chief Strategy Officer

CAMBRIDGE, United Kingdom, 4 January 2018: UltraSoC today announced that Aileen Smith has joined the company as Chief Strategy Officer, bringing significant and senior strategic and operational experience to the company. Before joining UltraSoC, Aileen advised Huawei Technologies on its telecom strategy in her role as Strategic Advisor and Head of Ecosystem Development. Aileen’s successful career spans software engineering, operations and strategy with a variety of firms including Huawei, TM Forum, Motorola and Alcatel. Aileen’s reputation and experience is widely recognized and called upon regularly: Last year she was named…

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Former Home Office Finance Director Appointed As Joint MD of Aareon UK and 1st Touch

Nigel Rees has been appointed as Joint UK MD of Aareon (www.aareon.co.uk) and 1st Touch (www.1sttouch.com), a role he will share with current Aareon MD Steve Makin. In his new role, Rees will seek to exploit and drive the significant benefits available from the close collaboration between the two Aareon Group companies in the social housing technology marketplace. Rees, who qualified as a Chartered Accountant with KPMG, joins from The Home Office, where for over 18 months as a Director of Finance, supported the digital transformation of the public sector….

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Rajant Appoints Michael J. Van Rassen Executive Vice President of Business Development

Program Management and Acquisition Expert Joins Company to Expand Global Military, Commercial Markets PHILADELPHIA – August 8, 2017 – To meet its strategic growth objectives and global expansion goals, Rajant, the pioneer of innovative mobile mesh technology for private wireless networks, announced today the hiring of Michael J. Van Rassen as Executive Vice President of Business Development, and Ed Preston as Program Manager. Rajant makes mobile, scalable and highly reliable kinetic wireless mesh network technology, which provides a make-before-break, always-connected communications network, so mission-critical applications are always available. Its wireless…

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Cambium Networks renews commitment to DACH region with expansion of Connecting the Unconnected Strategy

Tabatha von Kölichen has been appointed as Regional Sales Director DACH to lead the initiative Munich, GERMANY, 20 July 2017 – Cambium Networks™, a leading global provider of trusted wireless solutions that connect the unconnected, today announced the appointment of Tabatha von Kölichen as its Regional Sales Director for the regions of Germany, Austria, Switzerland (DACH), reporting to Alessio Murroni, Senior Sales Director for Europe. Based in Munich, Germany, von Kölichen will drive sales of Cambium Networks’ industry-leading wireless point-to-point backhaul, point-to-multipoint distribution, Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), indoor and…

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John Gustafson named CEO of Nexant

Nexant, Inc., a global provider of technology enabled solutions to the Utility and Energy industries, announced today that it has appointed John Gustafson as the company’s new CEO. Mr. Gustafson comes to Nexant from Cognizant Technology Solutions where he served as Vice President and Head of the Utility and Energy Business Unit. He has held similar leadership roles at other leading service and solution providers including Wipro, IBM, and others. Mr. Gustafson is a recognized leader in the Utility and Energy Industry who has consistently delivered transformative growth in previous…

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Star Micronics appoints James Cassar as Business Development Manager, UK & Ireland

High Wycombe, UK, 5 May 2017: International POS printer manufacturer Star Micronics has expanded its management team with the appointment of James Cassar as Business Development Manager, UK & Ireland. Star’s reputation and sales are growing year on year with a 16.5% unit growth in 2016. James will work with the UK team to continue to strengthen partnerships with retailers, resellers and software houses, in particular. Star’s philosophy to actively support direct and indirect customers via a strict distribution channel only will suit James’ extensive experience of 20 years plus….

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Natural Power adds to Heat Network Consultant status

Natural Power’s Senior Renewable Heat Engineer, Guy Milligan, has joined the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) Certification Register of Heat Network Consultants following his training and exam success. He joins his colleague, Steve Smith, who was officially accepted as the first Scottish-based CIBSE registered Heat Network Consultant last year. Guy said: “We expect Scotland to increase its involvement in district heating networks as a key area of focus to help meet Government targets. There will most likely be changes to planning regulations to mandate heat networks in certain…

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