Dimension Data hands Ritchie UK role
by Stuart Wilson, Monday 27 February 2017
Dimension Data, a global solutions and services provider with annual sales of US$7.5 billion, has appointed Andy Ritchie as UK & Ireland sales director. This latest senior appointment signals a clear strategic intent for significant growth for Dimension Data in the UK and Ireland, according to the company. Prior to joining Dimension Data, Ritchie was head of global sales for BT at Cisco.
Ritchie said: “Dimension Data is exceptional at delivering transformational IT services. It has a unique combination of global service provider and service integrator capability, backed by a highly experienced professional services team based here in the UK & Ireland. As our clients look to transform and innovate more rapidly, we’re ideally positioned to help them achieve that.”
Barney Taylor, managing director at Dimension Data UK & Ireland, said: “We are delighted to welcome Andy to our executive team. Our UK & Ireland business has seen strong sales performance and consecutive growth in recent quarters. Andy brings global and local sales experience to his new senior role at Dimension Data and we look forward to accelerated services-led sales growth under his leadership.”