Orange Business Services – Trading Solutions, the leading provider of unified communications solutions to the trading community, is today announcing three new senior management positions in Northern Europe. Our successful strategy of developing and expanding the global presence of Orange Business Services - Trading Solutions has necessitated the recruitment of additional senior management based in Germany.
Axel Junge was appointed VP Northern Europe in June 2006. Based in Frankfurt, Axel is a seasoned international manager with many years’ experience of successfully implementing pan-European initiatives in major technology companies such as NCR, Olivetti and Bull. He has now began to expand his team with the hiring of Manuela Rohrig and Emmanuel Lequeux.
Manuela Rohrig joins as Sales Director, Northern Europe. She has a great deal of relevant experience at senior level with European and American banks as well as global online brokerage companies, having worked at Instinet, Credit Lyonnais, Deutsche Bank and ING among others, predominantly in the areas of regional sales and relationship management.
Emmanuel Lequeux will take up the position of Sales Director – Geneva. Emmanuel has a strong track record in the implementation and project management of major trading room telephony in Asia Pacific, South America and Europe, having been previously based at the Orange Business Services – Trading Solutions’ headquarters.
Commenting on his new position Junge said “I have been aware of Orange Business Services - Trading Solutions’ technological innovations over the recent years and was impressed by their global strategy and their relationships with the clients. We have a high profile client base and it is a very exciting time to be responsible for the continued success and growth of Northern Europe.”
Laurent Barbé, Senior VP, Trading Solutions commented, “We are very fortunate to have three talented individuals join us at this time. Their combined knowledge and experience of our market and within Europe brings valuable additional resources to the region and will greatly benefit our company and our clients”.