Sales/Support: 0800 040 7228

Access & Control

Customer Control Panel Partner Control Panel Webmail Login
Toggle Menu

iomart welcomes new Non Exec Director to plc Board

15th September 2005 · Investor News

iomart welcomes new Non Exec Director to plc Board

The board of iomart Group plc (the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Christopher Michael Batterham as a non-executive director with effect from 14 September 2005.

Chris, aged 50, is an experienced businessman who, after studying Natural Sciences at Cambridge University, qualified as an ACA with Arthur Andersen. After six years with BICC, including BICC Data Networks Ltd, where he was finance director, Chris moved into the software and telecoms sector.

He was a leading light in such companies as Softbridge Ltd., UUNet (formerly Unipalm Group plc the first internet company to achieve an IPO and where Chris played a key role in the development of Pipex) and Searchspace Ltd where he has made significant contributions.

Chris is currently a director of SDL plc, The Sporting Exchange Ltd (Betfair), DRS Data & Research Services plc, Searchspace Ltd and Searchspace Group Ltd and the Risk Advisory Group.

In the five preceding years, he has also been a director of Manchester Racing Ltd, The Mediawave Group Ltd, Assureweb Ltd, Conclusive Logic Ltd, Strathdon Investments plc, Tibco BPM, Castor Finance Ltd, and Leda Management Ltd.

Nick Kuenssberg, chairman, said: "We are delighted that Chris has agreed to join the board and believe that his substantial experience, his understanding of the risk and security software sector and his relevant skill set will add real value to the company".

Subscribe to RSS Feed