As it starts its new financial year, Micro P has announced that Paul Bryan, previously Sales Director, has been appointed to the position of Managing Director of Micro P Ltd. Bryan (43), who becomes MD as Micro P passes the £1Billion turnover level, has over 22 years’ experience in the industry with eight of those years as Sales Director at Micro P.
The key commercial reports into Bryan are; Mike Buley, Retail Director; Mark Kahr, Purchasing Director; Simon Woodman, Mobile Director and Phil Brown, Commercial Director.
Commenting on his appointment, Bryan said: “It gives me great personal pride in stepping up into this role as I have so much respect and admiration for the Micro-P team. We have achieved a great deal together and are well placed for an exciting future.”
Gerry O’Keeffe, who has been Managing Director at Micro P for four years, now moves into a newly created role, as Micro P Group Managing Director. Reporting into O’Keeffe, will be the MDs of Micro P, Shartptext in Ireland, Go Connect in Benelux, Advent Data in Leeds and Arc Telecom in the Middle East.
O’Keeffe added: “Paul becoming MD of Micro P is a natural evolution given his status and influence in the business.” He went on to state, “Micro P Group has enjoyed spectacular growth over recent years and we have very clear plans to continue this growth curve, both organically within Micro P and via acquisition. Paul’s appointment is a key step in creating the structures that will support further growth.”
Separately, Micro P recently announced that Tekdata Distribution Limited was being re-branded as Micro P Security and will trade as such forthwith. Jason Hill, previously Sales Director of Tekdata Distribution Limited, will continue to lead the Stoke-based security team as Director of MP Security.