Acision strengthens Malaysia team with key appointments31 May 2010
Acision, a world leader in mobile data, today announced two senior appointments to lead business development activities and enhance customer relationships with strategic operator accounts in Malaysia. Stuart Wall has been appointed to the role of Country Manager for Malaysia and Vice President of Strategic Accounts for Axiata Group, while Colin Isitor is named the Account Director for Maxis, DiGi and U Mobile.
Stuart has over 10 years of telecommunications industry experience, specialising in strategic sales and business development, having worked in BT Ireland, BT UK and Accenture. With over 10 years of technical and project management experience, Colin has a strong background in core network equipment, having built Astro Mobile, a mobile TV offering by Astro, Malaysia’s leading satellite television network.
Mark Williams, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Asia Pacific, Acision, said: “Stuart and Colin will be instrumental in driving account engagements with top tier operators in Malaysia as well as with other emerging operators within Axiata Group. Both appointments underscore Acision’s commitment to the region and a continued investment in our employee base.”
Stuart commented: “Our customers are navigating through an era where consumption of mobile data services is skyrocketing, subsequently adding intense pressures on operators’ mobile networks. Acision is committed to empowering operators to solving these challenges by delivering a comprehensive set of solutions that enable them to control and optimise their mobile data networks while reducing costs, power high revenue services and applications and maximising total revenue capture. I am looking forward to the opportunity of engaging with our customer base in Malaysia and throughout the wider Axiata Group.”
Colin added: “Acision has been operating in Malaysia since 1996 and since day one, Acision has consistently been the number one mobile data provider to the world’s top mobile operators. I am thrilled to join the team at Acision, a company highly regarded as an industry leader with a proven track record, inhouse expertise and best in class solutions.”
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As a world leader in mobile data, Acision aims to power innovation and profitable growth in mobile data services. As the pioneer of mobile messaging, Acision’s real time mobile data solutions support its customers worldwide to drive new revenues with innovative services while controlling, optimizing and monetizing data traffic. For more information, visit Acision at www.acision.com