Friday, 15 December 2017

SSE Telecoms appoints new operations director

SSE Telecoms
Tuesday 06 May 14

SSE Telecoms – the UK’s leading provider of network infrastructure and data centre services, and part of the SSE Group – today announced the appointment of new operations director, Dave Eddy. Eddy will be responsible for the smooth running of the company’s business and customer operations, as it extends its service offering specifically aimed at UK enterprises…

SSE Telecoms – the UK’s leading provider of network infrastructure and data centre services, and part of the SSE Group – today announced the appointment of new operations director, Dave Eddy. Eddy will be responsible for the smooth running of the company’s business and customer operations, as it extends its service offering specifically aimed at UK enterprises.

With a heritage of delivering resilient connectivity solutions to service providers and educational bodies, SSE Telecoms has recently added 54 new Points of Presence (PoPs) to its UK network, in order to ensure its high bandwidth, high availability network services can also be accessed by the UK’s largest enterprises. SSE Telecoms also manages the entire telecoms estate for SSE Group, which employs over 20,000 staff, and has hundreds of sites across the UK. SSE Telecoms’ fibre network now spans13,700km, with 234 PoPs cost-effectively serving 200,000 metropolitan business postcodes. Eddy will be responsible for ensuring that both SSE Telecoms’ new and existing customers enjoy a truly fail-safe service, upholding SSE Telecoms’ reputation for being a trusted network provider as it expands its UK coverage.

Eddy has a long history working in the telecoms sector and has had senior roles at Radianz, Nortel Networks and 186k. Most recently, Eddy worked for Virgin Media Business where he held a variety of roles during his ten years service. His last position at the company was director of business operations, and during the four years he held this position, Eddy was tasked with delivering Virgin Media Business customers both innovation and performance across the entire service portfolio.

“I’m pleased to welcome such an industry stalwart to the team at SSE Telecoms,” said Chris Jagusz, managing director, SSE Telecoms. “Dave has a long history of delivering a dependable service to enterprise clients and this is completely in line with our own approach. I’m looking forward to working with Dave, reaping the benefits of his experience, to ensure our customers continue to receive the best possible service as the company expands.”

“I am delighted to be joining a company that is so committed to going above and beyond customer expectations,” said Dave Eddy, operations director at SSE Telecoms. “SSE Telecoms is renowned for its high-quality of service, which is something I am fully committed to maintaining, for existing and new customers, as the company continues to grow.”


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