In this newly created role, Mirko will work closely with the wider Strategy and Transformation team to help develop and implement Colt’s long term strategy.
London, UK, 28th January 2021 – Colt Technology Services has today announced the appointment of Mirko Voltolini as Vice President of Strategy and Innovation.
In this newly created role, Mirko will seek to underpin Colt’s product capabilities with innovation and the latest emerging technologies in order to ensure Colt remains an industry leader. This role will also go beyond products and technology, with Mirko and his team playing a pivotal role in defining and driving the execution of Colt’s broader strategy.
Formerly Head of Network On Demand, Mirko previously oversaw the development of Colt’s award-winning on-demand platform, as well as driving Colt’s development and delivery of its online digital customer experience offering.
Mirko also sits on the MEF board, where he works with the wider industry to define today’s network communication standards.
Colt’s CEO, Keri Gilder said of Mirko’s appointment; “Mirko has always been someone in our business who constantly seeks to share his wealth of technical expertise, in order to drive Colt forward. I am thrilled to elevate him into this new role so he can continue to pair up his knowledge of innovative technologies and his knowledge of Colt to allow us to continue to transform our organisation.”
Mirko added; “I feel very privileged to be taking on this new role. Seeing both Colt and the industry evolve and innovate has been something I have always been passionate about, and I feel this next period will be particularly exciting for our sector. The way Keri has structured our organisation primes us to be ready to assist enterprises as they prepare for their next wave of growth, and that’s exactly what we’re going to do.”
Colt strives to transform the way the world works through the power of connectivity – taking what’s always been in its DNA to enable customers’ success. The Colt IQ Network connects more than 900+ data centres and over 29,000 on net buildings across Europe, Asia and North America’s largest business hubs.
Colt understands today’s shifting connectivity requirements and provides agile, on-demand and secure high bandwidth networking and voice solutions to ensure enterprises can thrive. Customers include data-intensive organisations spanning over 210 cities in more than 30 countries. Colt is a recognised innovator and pioneer in Software Defined Networks (SDN) and Network Function Virtualisation (NFV). Privately owned, Colt is one of the most financially sound companies in the sector, and because of this, it’s able to put its customers’ needs at its core. For more information, please visit www.colt.net.
Sarah Homewood – Head of PR