May 22, 2012 – Savvis has named Donald Badoux to managing director of Savvis Germany
Web and cloud hosting provider Savvis announced on Tuesday it has named Donald Badoux to managing director of Savvis Germany.
Badoux will be based in Savvis’ new German headquarters in the heart of the financial services district in Frankfurt, which is a key milestone in Savvis’ European expansion strategy.
The company has made significant investments to capitalize on rapidly growing opportunities to deliver managed hosting and cloud services to enterprise clients across Europe.Badoux has spent more than 25 years in the information and communications technology industry. He has extensive experience working with multinational clients in northern Europe, particularly in the financial services industry.He joins Savvis’ senior leadership team from euNetworks, where he held positions in sales and general management. At Savvis, his responsibilities include driving growth in the German business and overseeing a team dedicated to servicing local clients.“We are delighted to have Donald join the international management team,” said Neil Cresswell, EMEA managing director at Savvis. “Donald will be an excellent ambassador for Savvis in the German market, which demands the highest-quality IT services rooted in engineering excellence – attributes for which Savvis is well-known. With our presence in Frankfurt and Donald’s expertise, we can deliver strategic value-added services through in-depth local market knowledge that will help ensure our success in the region.”The opening of Savvis’ German headquarters will enable the company to offer its full range of leading IT infrastructure outsourcing solutions in the German market, with a focus on strategic industries such as finance, retail, software, media, automotive and the public sector.
The new Frankfurt location will also offer Savvis Symphony Virtual Private Data Center enterprise cloud service. Savvis now has a network of more than 50 global data centers.Savvis recently opened its fourth data center in London, located at the London Docklands, along with announced it will be consolidating the Savvis Alliances Master Agent program with the CenturyLink Channel Alliance.