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01732 759725 16 BULLETIN : PEOPLE SYNAXON Hub growth continues SYNAXON continues on its growth trajectory for 2023 with the addition of further personnel for its Hub distribution business. Jamaine Francis joins as an Account Executive and will be working directly with partners and prospects, helping them to maximise the benefits of working with SYNAXON. Ryan McLoughlin joins as Category Manager, managing Hub’s stock profile and ensuring the right products are available at the right price. Both new recruits bring extensive experience of working in similar roles and will be working closely with their colleagues in the UK and Germany to support partners. Miguel Rodriguez, Head of the German distribution business, said: “SYNAXON Hub is all about giving partners access to topselling products that help them meet the needs of their customers and drive profitable sales. We have made this investment to bring in additional personnel so that we can continue to deliver the personalised service and exceptional deals we know our partners value so much.” New hire at CovertSwarm CovertSwarm has hired Will Morrish as its Chief Revenue Officer to spearhead the development and implementation of the company’s sales and commercial strategy. The appointment is the next step in CovertSwarm’s steps to strengthen its leadership team after appointing Julio Taylor as Chief Marketing Officer in November. Rylands joins Right Digital Solutions Right Digital Solutions has appointed Paul Rylands, as Group Sales Director, in his new role he will be responsible for driving growth and expanding Right Digital Solution’s portfolio of products and ensuring customers are able to enjoy the same industry leading service across a full range of IT services. Rylands will work closely alongside Ian Jones (Managing Director), James Smallman (Regional Sales Director) and the existing sales team to grow the existing client base, strengthen Right Digital Solutions’ presence in the public sector and increase the product set provided to current customers. He has held senior sales positions over the last 20 years within national managed technology businesses most recently as Vice President of Managed IT Services with a leading global IT brand. Griffin named Exertis CEO Exertis UK has made changes to its senior management structure as part of its ongoing commitment to growth and customer experience. Tim Griffin has taken operational leadership of the Exertis UK business, becoming CEO. In this capacity he will take direct responsibility for the entire Exertis UK, Retail & B2B operations and have oversight of other businesses in the UK and Ireland of parent, DCC Technology. Griffin will lead an ambitious development plan for the business in the UK to drive growth, innovation and market leadership. He said: “The size of the opportunity in the UK, both now and in the future, is a major prize and I’m excited to be taking the CEO role leading the evolution of our UK business as we drive it onwards to ever greater success. The work we’re doing now will bear fruit for many years to come, and I’m incredibly proud to lead the amazing team we have here in the UK, who are helping me implement a vision that will keep Exertis in its market-leading role long into the future.” UK Managing Director, Paul Bryan, moved into a new international role from January 1 2023, leading DCC Technology operations in the Benelux, Nordics, France and Middle East. The management changes support the continued growth ambitions of DCC Technology across North America, the UK and EMEA. KYND appoints new chairman Cyber risk management products and services provider, KYND has appointed Dave Moreau as its KYND Chairman. Moreau succeeds Mike Harris, who recently retired after serving as Chairman since KYND’s inception and supported the company’s growth and transformational journey over the last four years. Moreau brings more than 30 years’ international executive-level experience in the media services and technology arenas, with particular focus on strategic partnership development, operational excellence, corporate governance, and leadership mentoring. New Ignys MD Nottingham-based electronics and embedded software consultancy Ignys is building on recent successes with the appointment of new Managing Director Neil Carter. Founder and CEO Richard Fletcher said: “Neil brings a very strong technical background to Ignys, along with strategic experience in hardware, software and product development. He has previously held positions as CTO in both IoT and wearable tech, with proven results in multiple industries and in a number of geographies. His background and our future are perfectly in sync, he was the natural choice.” New FD at Network Group Network Group, the member-owned community of Managed Service Providers, IT resellers and retailers has welcomed Sharon Billingham to its Executive Board as Financial Director. Billingham was nominated to join the executive board in October 2022 to manage the group’s financial governance and replaces Paul Moore of Urban Network who stepped down from the position after a four-year tenure. She brings a wealth of experience from her current role as Director of Finance at member company CWL Systems Ltd, a Cambridgeshire based MSP. Sharon Billinghm Tim Griffin Miguel Rodriguez Will Morrish