Geo Networks (Geo), a leading provider of dedicated fibre networks, has appointed Rob Williams as its new sales director for the financial services industry. Rob brings over 19 years’ experience in the telecoms world and a wealth of market expertise. Rob’s past roles include director of sales for strategic accounts with AboveNet and various positions in BellSouth in Florida (now AT&T). In his current role he will be responsible for accelerating Geo’s penetration within the finance sector, a long standing and important market for the company with many key clients already enjoying its network services.
Commenting on his new role, Williams said, “The finance industry is undergoing enormous change at present, as market factors and regulation hit home. Underlying this change is the requirement for ever greater connectivity that reliably ensures business continues to function during these challenging times. Geo, with its dedicated fibre network proposition is well placed to provide secure, scalable and reliable solutions to the market place and I am pleased to be joining Geo in this exciting time.”