Virtual1, the network aggregator, has today announced the appointment of James Hickman as Chief Technical Officer.
Hickman has considerable experience in the telecommunications industry, working most recently as Head of Technical Consulting for Telstra International and before that as Head of Pre Sales for PSINet. In addition, James is an associate of many industry bodies and in December 2010 was appointed as an Arbiter for RIPE.
Tom O’Hagan, Managing Director at Virtual1, said “James has an exceptional reputation for technical insight within the industry. His expertise and hands on approach will mean our Partners continue to get the most from their networks.”
Hickman will begin his appointment immediately. He commented “Virtual1 is determined to ensure its networks are the very best available to the Channel and Tom is constantly looking for new ways to innovate and add value. I look forward to helping Tom and the team achieve that vision.”