BAE Systems director joins unified communications provider to support it in delivering its growth strategy and acquisition plans
Intercity Technology has announced that Charlie Blakemore has joined its board of directors as non-execuitve director.
Blakemore (pictured) has been at British multinational defence, security and aerospace company BAE Systems for the past nine years, holding a number of executive roles.
In his current position as business and transformation director at the firm’s Air & Information division, he is responsible for transforming business performance of an organisation with £4.6 billion turnover and a 13,000-strong workforce.
Intercity Technology chief executive Andrew Jackson said: “Charlie brings a wealth of experience and a network of contacts to support the Intercity Technology management team in delivering the growth strategy and acquisition plans of the business.”
Blakemore’s appointment comes after Intercity completed its first acquisition, Gage Networks, in April for an undisclosed sum, along with a number of new wins in the mid-market and enterprise space and the introduction of new technology this year, including cloud communications platform, Touch Telephony.