CommScope Enterprise Solutions, a division of CommScope, Inc.
(NYSE:CTV), has appointed Olivier Alquier as regional managing director
for Southern Europe. Alquier’s new role includes the tasks of
developing, guiding and implementing the division’s sales and channel
strategies in France, North Africa, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Turkey,
Israel, Greece and Cyprus. He will be assisted by the various local
teams, covering logistics, technical aspects, business development,
marketing and communications.
“Olivier has an in-depth understanding of the company derived from the
various roles he has performed over a number of years,” said Anne-Marie
Kenneally, vice president of sales, EMEA, CommScope Enterprise
Solutions. “He’s developed a global overview of the challenges we face
every day and will be extremely instrumental in continuing to make
CommScope the preferred network solutions provider of Europe. His
appointment complements CommScope’s continuing efforts to serve
customers as the European leader in high-performance network
In addition to Alquier’s appointment, CommScope has expanded the
territory covered by Koen Ter Linde, CommScope’s regional managing
director for Western Europe. He will now work with Russia, Ukraine,
Switzerland, Poland and Austria and will continue to manage Germany,
Belgium and the Netherlands.
Alquier was the channel sales director for the EMEA region for two
years. He was largely responsible for the creation and successful
implementation of the new BusinessPartner program for the entire
CommScope Solutions/SYSTIMAX distribution network for the EMEA region.
During this time, Alquier also held the position of Anixter account
manager for the same region. He joined CommScope in 2002 as sales
director for France.
Previously, Alquier had more than 10 years experience in sales and
marketing positions at HP and other telecom companies. He has an M.S. in
electrical engineering (ENSEA France) with extensive studies in
telecommunications, and an M.B.A. from the University of San Francisco.
CommScope Enterprise Solutions, a division of CommScope, Inc., offers a
complete portfolio of network infrastructure solutions that enable
enterprise customers, regardless of size, industry or IT budget, to take
advantage of business and technology opportunities. The division’s
SYSTIMAX® and Uniprise® product lines offer voice, data, video and
converged solutions ranging from mission-critical, high-bandwidth and
emerging applications to applications that demand unrelenting
reliability and quality for everyday needs. Backed by CommScope Labs,
the product lines are delivered through a global channel network of
industry-leading BusinessPartners and distributors, ensuring a
consistent and high-level of service and support worldwide.
Inc.(NYSE: CTV – www.commscope.com)
is a world leader in infrastructure solutions for communication
networks. Through its Andrew®
brand, it is a global leader in radio frequency subsystem solutions for
wireless networks. Through its SYSTIMAX®
brands, CommScope is the global leader in structured cabling systems for
business enterprise applications. It is also the premier manufacturer of
coaxial cable for broadband
cable television networks and one of the leading North
American providers of environmentally secure cabinets
for DSL and FTTN applications. Backed by strong research and
development, CommScope combines technical expertise and proprietary
technology with global manufacturing capability to provide customers
with infrastructure solutions for evolving global communications
networks in more than 130 countries around the world.
This press release includes forward-looking statements that are based on
information currently available to management, management’s beliefs, as
well as on a number of assumptions concerning future events.
Forward-looking statements are not a guarantee of performance and are
subject to a number of uncertainties and other factors, which could
cause the actual results to differ materially from those currently
expected. For a more detailed description of the factors that could
cause such a difference, please see CommScope’s filings with the
Securities and Exchange Commission. In providing forward-looking
statements, the company does not intend, and is not undertaking any
obligation or duty, to update these statements as a result of new
information, future events or otherwise.