Ashley Sellar has joined cloud hosting provider Secura
. Secura, which has headquarters in Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom, was established in 2001. A ‘VMware Enterprise Service Provider’, the company offers scalable and secure Virtual Private Cloud hosting services which offer “incredible flexibility and resilience”. ISO 27001, ISO 9001 and ISO 20000 accredited, it the company hosts its customers’ critical web applications and enables them to focus on core business competencies. Mr. Sellar joins Secura as Sales Director.
Mr. Sellar is an industry veteran with more that two decades of experience. His previous roles have included Vice President of Key Account Management at Swedish multinational Ericsson. At Ericsson he oversaw a 1,000-strong team managing “multi-million-pound IT and telecommunications service contracts”. Other roles have included “senior sales management positions at Brocade, Cable and Wireless, and Nortel Networks”. In his new position he will support Secura’s growth by implementing enhancements required to grow the company’s sales activity.
“Ashley is an incredible addition to the Secura team and his experience will further accelerate our growth,” explained Ollie Beaton, Secura’s CEO. “His mentoring and management will be a massive positive for our sales team who can learn by his example and from his experience of what it takes to become a success in technology sales. This knowledge of the technology sector and his ability to successfully manage high-performing sales teams will really push our commercial capability to the next level and his strategic insight at board level will be invaluable as Secura continues to expand.” Do you know of any other companies bringing in new executives? Let us know the details. Add your comments below.