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What is your current job title?
Global Sales & Marketing Director
Which of the following areas are you most interested in?
Value Added Services (VAS)
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What would you like to get out of Telcoprofessionals.com?
Professional Environment, Ability to connect with like minded professionals , Expand network for next job, Looking for sales contacts, Experimenting in the Web 2.0 world
Professional Background/Education eg. BSS/OSS
I am an experienced and accomplished Business Development professional offering over 10 years of success in developing and managing sales and marketing activities within the Telecoms/IT and Media Agency sectors. My previous clients include some of the top 500 largest companies in the world such as Siemens, Sony, Nestle, DHL, Mitsubishi, Pfizer, Schering-Plough and Fresenius Kabi, while I was attached with a WPP agency. Having left the agency sector, I was responsible for leading the international expansion of two telecoms businesses into the UK and European markets – one being a mobile marketing and payments company, and secondly, a carrier networks company. My recent clients include SAP, Ericsson, Telefonica, Vodafone, Skype, TATA, Telia, Belgacom, Jersey Telecom, C&W, Gemalto, Paypal, WhatsApp, Viber, Twilio and Nexmo amongst others.
In my recent role, I was responsible for a sales team delivering a revenue turnover of €10 mil per annum. Managing a team in London with frequent business travels, I was responsible for key account management, sales forecasting and reporting, sales commission structures, lead generation as well as recruitment, development and performance management of the sales team. This is in addition to other related responsibilities such as developing product roadmaps, launching new products, overseeing marketing activities, speaking at trade events to writing whitepapers.
My key accomplishments include over achieving business objectives and possessing a proven record in advancing revenue growth and increasing profitability in challenging environments. I have the ability to quickly build rapport and sustain effective relationships at all business levels. I am recognised for my strong sense of responsibility and high level of commitment, balancing integrity, stability, and professionalism as critical components of my business philosophy.
I possess all the qualities in a candidate you are looking for to fit this role; proven business development, account management and sales experience, great communication, presentation and interpersonal skills, serious interest in technology and exceedingly well versed in dealing with C-level clients. I have the experience and ability to manage and build relationships with key clients both in the UK and internationally.