First up is Mick Thompson, joining us as Non-Executive Director with 22 years’ experience as Senior Partner at KPMG. Passionate about the North East and strengthening regional growth, Mick holds further non-executive roles at NUFC Foundation, Newcastle Building Society, Greggs Foundation Charity and Clinkards Group.
His experience and enthusiasm will help us to solidify relationships across the board, including our clients, staff and stakeholders. It’s fair to say that Mick is equally pleased with his appointment as we are:
HEAD OF SALES
Coming fast on the heels of Mick’s appointment is the exuberant Paul Butterworth, filling our vital Head of Sales role. With over 25 years of experience in senior sales and development roles, Paul will play a vital part in our new customer acquisitions. Having spent 2 years as Director of Microsoft Azure Business Development, he is an ideal fit for Atlas Cloud as we establish ourselves as a leading provider of managed Microsoft Azure services, such as Azure Virtual Desktops (AVD).
Paul has a passion for cloud-based technology and his experience will be fundamental in strengthening our position as a Microsoft partner. He is delighted to be joining an organisation in Atlas Cloud that shares his enthusiasm for pushing the boundaries of what is possible in the cloud:
The Terrific Trio
Our appointments haven’t stopped there, with heavy investment also taking place in our wider management team. Joining Mick and Paul are the vastly experienced trio of Steve Douglas as Service Excellence Manager, James Ramsey as Account Director and Lyndsey Falcus as Project Delivery Manager. With our company and the demand for secure cloud-enabled remote working growing, these roles are pivotal in helping us deliver the modern hybrid workplace experience that businesses UK-wide are calling out for.
This completes a wave of senior appointments that began with the arrival of IT industry heavyweight, Nigel Redwood, who joined us as Chairman just in April of this year. Atlas Cloud CEO, Pete Watson, could not be more thrilled with the direction the team is heading:
Could you be next?
Like the demand for our cloud IT services and consultancy, our recruitment never lets up. Check out a sample of our latest vacancies below or take a look at our careers page to discover why or our employees love working for us.