Scottish cloud computing company iomart has appointed a new Chief Operating Officer.
Neil Christie, who led the company’s Infrastructure-as-a-Service side, will now take responsibility for the day-to-day running of the group and report to Chief Executive Officer Reece Donovan.
He has been in the cloud computing industry for more than 10 years. After training as an auditor at PwC, Christie jointly ran a web hosting company that iomart acquired in 2011.
He is also a member of the technical and IT faculty boards of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.
The appointment follows iomart’s recently announced new Chief Marketing Officer, Sharon Mars Leach, to strengthen his brand positioning in the growing cloud services market.
A statement was made to indicate that this was an appointment outside the Board of Directors.
Donovan commented, “Neil knows iomart inside out and has …