Anam Technologies expands Commercial Team to address burgeoning A2P SMS market

  • Posted by Fran Cator
  • May 9, 2016 10:42 AM BST
  • 326 views, May 2016 – Anam Technologies is delighted to announce key appointments to its Commercial Team to support the company’s growing customer base and expansion plans. Anam now has a strong team in place to drive the next phase of growth as it targets the sizzling International A2P SMS market. A report published this month predicts that the Global A2P (Application-To-Person) SMS Market to exceed US$78 Bn by 2022: Anam supplies Technology and Services to Mobile Operators allowing them manage and monetise A2P SMS traffic on their network.

Operating from Anam’s Dublin office, David Walton joins as Regional Account Director for EMEA and will focus on new business development as well as management of the company’s existing account portfolio in the region. With over 20 years senior business development and international management experience, David brings an outstanding track record of delivering innovative and transformative products and services. Working with aggregator Oxygen8 Group for the past 4 years, David brings extensive commercial knowledge of the A2P SMS industry and its wider ecosystem reach into MNO’s & subscribers. In previous roles he partnered closely with several MNO’s in the areas of Prepay Top-Up distribution, Postpaid payment channels, Enterprise Messaging, as well as Base Marketing, Loyalty & CRM platforms and integrations. Kuan LIM, joins Anam as Senior Account manager and will operate from Anam’s office in Kuala Lumpur, Hean has over 15 years telecoms experience with an extensive background in messaging, roaming and interconnectivity services due to his long association with Aicent and most recently Syniverse. Hean has a large contact network across SE Asia and close associations with a number of Mobile Operators.

And finally, Lorraine Fahy joins the Sales Operation in Anam’s Dublin office. Lorraine has a strong background in sales, sales management and marketing and has previously worked for a number of mobile technology companies including Logica CMG, OpenMind networks and Jinny.

The trio recently took up their new appointments and report to Clive Steady, Anam’s Director of Sales. “I am delighted to welcome David, Hean and Lorraine to the commercial team, Anam has great product and positioning in this market and I am excited about the huge opportunity open to the team right now”, said Clive.