Ignition Technology, which acts as the springboard for early-stage disruptive cyber vendors looking for accelerated market entry and channel momentum, has announced a significant expansion of its operations across EMEA.
Following its acquisition by Exclusive Networks in July 2021, the firm is building on its operations in the UK&I and in the Nordics and Benelux, with a series of strategic new hires.
Rodolphe Moreno has been appointed as Country Manager for France to establish Ignition’s first foothold in Southern Europe. Moreno brings a wealth of knowledge with over 25 years’ experience in security and networking where he held senior management roles at both vendors and channel companies.
Phil Starr takes up the position of Regional Manager for the Middle East to spearhead Ignition’s growth plans in the region. With over five years’ experience of working at Ignition in the UK in channel management and account director roles, Starr will be able to hit the ground running to rapidly establish Ignition’s presence in the Middle Eastern market.
Tony Coleman becomes Ignition’s new Regional Manager for Sub Saharan Africa. A proven leader with strong business development credentials and a successful track record in channel development, Coleman brings over 30 years of knowledge and experience working in senior channel management positions.