GTT appoints VP to boost carrier business

31 March 2016 | Jason McGee-Abe


GTT Communications has announced the appointment of Simon Waller as its vice president of carrier business in EMEA and APAC.

Simon WallerIn his role, Waller will expand carrier sales at the cloud networking provider through acquisition of new business and development of existing relationships.

“Simon has an excellent track record in sales leadership, specifically in the EMEA region,” said Rick Calder, GTT president and CEO. “This expertise, combined with his strong carrier relationships and deep knowledge of the IP transit market, will be critical to GTT as we continue to expand on a global basis.”

Waller has over 20 years’ experience and prior to GTT held a head of enterprise sales role at TalkTalk Business and served as head of sales for the EMEA region for the Global IP Network business unit at NTT Europe. In this particular role, Waller spearheaded the launch of 17 regional points of presence and the development of IP business with several large European carriers.