M247 announces trio of hires

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Connectivity and cloud services provider M247 has appointed three new product managers.

Liz Hawke (pictured above) has been appointed product manager for unified communications and collaboration, Ashley Davies (pictured below) joins the business as cloud product manager and Robert Smith joins as product manager for cyber security.

Liz Hawke joins the business from Gamma, where she was a direct product manager for the company’s UCaaS offering for over five years.

She will lead on unified communications and collaboration and will develop M247’s workplace offering.

Formerly cloud services director at THG Ingenuity, Ashley Davies has experience leading product teams and moving users from virtualised on-premise environments to automated cloud operating models.

Davies will be responsible for commercial and technical ownership of M247's flagship cloud product line, as well as full partner landscape management, to further M247's strategic ambitions.

Robert Smith completes the current wave of senior hires, as product manager for cybersecurity.

Prior to joining M247, Smith was networking and cyber security product manager at Maintel. With 25 years’ experience, he has a track record of defining product strategy, overseeing product launches and delivering service improvement plans across a broad portfolio of services.

Darryl Edwards, CEO of M247, explained, “I am delighted to welcome Ashley, Liz and Robert to the M247 product team teams.

“With ambitious plans for the business in 2023, the addition of three new product leaders, each with their own invaluable experience and expertise, will no doubt be instrumental to supporting the next step of our growth journey.”

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