AdEPT Tech.Group PLC – Former Gamma Communications plc COO appointed NED
AdEPT (AIM: ADT), one of the UK’s leading independent providers of managed services for IT, unified communications, connectivity, voice and cloud services, announces that Richard Bligh has been appointed as a non-executive director of the Company with immediate effect.
Richard was formerly Chief Operating Officer of Gamma Communications plc (“Gamma”) and during his 13 years with Gamma was instrumental in building that company to over £1 billion market capitalisation. Richard’s knowledge of the UK technology market, and how to develop businesses, will be a great asset to AdEPT.
Richard Bligh, Non-Executive Director commented: “I am delighted to be given the opportunity to join the board at AdEPT. The development of the Group to one of the UK leading managed service providers, across particularly the last 4 years, gives an excellent platform for future growth to which I believe that I can add value.”
Ian Fishwick, Chairman said, “We are delighted that someone with Richard’s wealth of experience in the UK technology space is joining AdEPT. Richard’s detailed knowledge and insight of the converging communications and IT markets will provide significant value to the Company. Through our communications sector focus I have known Richard for a number of years and on behalf of the Board I would like to welcome Richard to the AdEPT team.”