Axians Networks Appoints New Managing Director

BASINGSTOKE, UK February 9th, 2016

Specialist networking systems integrator, Axians Networks Limited, part of VINCI Energies UK & RoI is delighted to announce the appointment of Russell Crampin as its new UK Managing Director with immediate effect.

Russell will build upon Axians Networks’ service and delivery excellence by shaping and developing solutions to enable customers to maximise new market opportunities. Russell will head up Axians Networks’ board of directors and report into Axians’ Executive Chairman, Rochdi Ziyat, who is also CEO of VINCI Energies UK & RoI.

Russell joins from Logicalis, where he held the position of Sales Director. With over eighteen years multidisciplinary experience in the technology market, Russell is a seasoned industry figure holding director and senior management roles in sales, operations, business transformation and service delivery.

Commenting on the new appointment, Rochdi Ziyat, Executive Chairman at Axians Networks said: “Russell brings with him a wealth of experience and knowledge in delivering business value to customers’ utilising innovative solutions. His industry experience and commercial acumen is an invaluable asset as we look to re-affirm Axians as the ‘go to network partner’ of choice for the Service Provider and Research and Education sectors. I am confident that Russell has the right pedigree to lead Axians on the next important phase of our journey.”

Russell commented: “I am excited to be joining Axians at a significant time of growth and investment and welcome the opportunity to help customers exploit the new opportunities we are seeing in the industry.”

Russell graduated from the University of Exeter with a degree in Mathematical and Computer Science.


About Axians

Axians is the brand of VINCI Energies dedicated to Information and Communication Technologies. Axians supports its customers — private-sector firms, public-sector agencies, operators and service providers — throughout the digital transformation of their organisation. We provide a comprehensive portfolio of solutions: telecommunications infrastructure, enterprise networks and collaborative solutions, data systems and data centres, software solutions, cloud-based and managed IT services. In 2015, Axians generated revenues of €1.6 billion. Axians comprises an international network of 150 business units in 14 countries and employs 7,000 people.

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