Andrew Edison is Executive Vice President (EVP) – Sales, Marketing and Customer Relationship Management. In this position, Andrew is responsible for driving Colt’s commercial strategy, leading global teams across sales, presales, marketing, and customer relationship management, as well as working closely with the wider organisation to ensure Colt delivers on its vision of transforming the way the world works through the power of connectivity.
Prior to this role, Andrew was Vice President – Global Enterprise, responsible for driving the organisation’s enterprise strategy. He was instrumental in leading his team to further accelerate partnerships and global networking solutions for Colt’s Enterprise, Capital Markets and Indirect Channels. He joined Colt in January 2018, from Level 3/CenturyLink communications where he held the position of Senior Vice President Sales for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). During his career, Andrew has gained extensive leadership experience in sales, business operations, global and go to market strategies. Prior to Level 3/CenturyLink, Andrew held a number of executive positions at AT&T, most recently as Region Vice President – Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA), and previously as Vice President – Global Operations and Strategy based in the US.
He is a native of the UK and a respected technology industry advocate, who has contributed to the Prince’s Trust as a Technology Leadership Group member.