Digital Space, a leading Secure, Connected Cloud Managed Service Provider, is pleased to announce the appointment of Bill Kelleher as Chair of Digital Space. Bill will join the Board as a non-executive chairman on 1st July 2023.
Bill is an extremely well-respected leader who has held many executive and leadership roles across the UK, Europe and Globally. His most recent roles included Chairman and Chief Executive of IBM UK & Ireland, global GM for IBM’s Industry Cloud Platform for Telecoms, and Global Managing Director for IBM’s Telecommunication, Media and Entertainment industries. Bill has also been a serving member on a number of IBM’s most senior governance bodies.
Neil Muller, Chief Executive Officer at Digital Space, commented “We are delighted to be working with Bill as chairman of Digital Space. Bill brings with him an impressive track record of leadership and expertise in the IT, Telecoms, and Cloud infrastructure services industries. With this extensive experience, his strategic vision, and deep understanding of our industry, I am confident that Bill will make significant contributions to our organisation and help guide us toward achieving our long-term goals whilst delivering optimal customer and shareholder value.”
Bill was drawn to Digital Space because of its comprehensive, well-invested and modern services platform & capability, its strong customer base, and the deep experience of the leadership team, with Digital Space being well-positioned to meet the growing demand for digital transformation.
On his appointment, Bill Kelleher said, “It is great to be taking on the role as Chair of Digital Space. The company has outstanding potential in the market, and I’m excited to be working with Neil and the executive team to drive forward the group’s strategy, strengthen its industry partnerships and deliver further value and innovation to its customers.”
Following his appointment, Bill will work closely with Neil and his executive team, to continue to develop Digital Space’s corporate vision and governance – with a strong focus on customer experience, strategic partnerships, and acquisitions to meet customers’ rapidly evolving digital transformation and managed service requirements.
About Digital Space
Digital Space provides comprehensive and integrated connectivity, security and hybrid cloud managed services, underpinned by its own network operations centre, 100Gb core network and multiple datacentres. Digital Space works with mid-enterprise organisations (in both the private and public sector) to enhance their operational workflows and accelerate growth through digital transformation. www.digitalspace.co.uk