Jeremy Keefe – CEO, Nuvias UC
Jeremy Keefe was appointed CEO of Nuvias UC in October 2020. His remit is to lead the business as we continue with our next strategic growth cycle.
An experienced IT sales leader, Keefe has an excellent track record in successfully transforming businesses’ go-to-market strategies in technology areas including managed services, voice/data networks, and enterprise servers. Over the last 18 years, he has built, managed and developed sales teams at companies including Westcon, Computacenter, Avaya, Citrix, and, most recently Polycom (now Poly) where he held the position of Vice President of Northern Europe.
James Orton – CFO
James has been the CFO of Nuvias UC since August 2020 following a long relationship with the business as he was appointed as a Non-Executive Director in 2019.
Prior to joining Nuvias UC full-time in 2020, James spent 2 years working with the Nuvias Group Board driving business transformation and had worked for the Rigby Group since 2013 delivering complex corporate projects specialising in Technology Distribution and Channel strategic growth objectives. He has extensive experience in generating value from financial initiatives and has been a finance professional for 20 years with an extremely varied level of experience
Ed House – Sales Director, UK&I
Ed House is the Sales Director for UK & I at Nuvias UC. He has been with the business since April 2016, leading a number of roles within sales and commercial.
Prior to joining Nuvias UC, Ed spent 6 years at Imago Group PLC running a successful sales and business development team.
Ed has extensive experience in providing value added support to channel partners, helping enable them to supply Video, Voice and Cloud solutions to customers.
Julien Collangettes – Head of Sales, Europe
Julien joined Nuvias UC as Head of Europe in March 2021 with close to 2 decades of experience in IT Distribution.
Before joining Nuvias UC, Julien worked for more than 18 years at Distributors such as Westcon-Comstor and Pedap Group. He has led different business functions encompassing Customer Services, Operations and Sales, enabling him to excel in meeting the needs of his business partners. Julien’s professional career has been interspersed with several awards at national and international level from multiple vendors
Dietmar Kraume – MD, Alliance Technologies GmbH, a Nuvias UC Business
Dietmar Kraume was appointed MD of Alliance Technologies, a Nuvias UC Business, in December 2021. His role is to lead the company in all technical and personnel matters as we continue our next strategic growth cycle in the D-A-CH region.
Dietmar has 25+ years’ experience in the digital industry, working with customers since 2007 to design and deliver the digital and mobile workplace, specifically voice & video communication infrastructures.
With his passion for technology he helped build several ventures, such as Borgware GmbH, webcall Deutschland GmbH, CREALOGIX Unified Communications GmbH, UC Point AG (Co-Founder & CTO), SoftwareONE Deutschland GmbH, and, most recently Alliance Technologies GmbH, as CEO, in the global prof. and managed service business.
Sagar Gandi – MD, Alliance Technologies GmbH, a Nuvias UC Business
Sagar Gandi was appointed as MD of Alliance Technologies, a Nuvias UC Business, in December 2021. His role is to lead the company in all strategic matters and grow the UC-business in the D-A-CH region.
Prior to joining Nuvias UC, Sagar was a business owner of Alliance Technologies, driving the business and building a channel partner network globally. He has extensive experience in running successful UC services businesses, and held senior strategic roles in companies such as SoftwareONE and UC Point as Head of UC Product Development.
Jayne Buchanan – Marketing Director
Jayne joined Nuvias UC as the Marketing Director in April 2021.
Jayne has successfully led EMEA marketing teams encompassing lead generation, channel marketing, regional marketing and product marketing. Her philosophy to work closely with sales teams has resulted in significant contributions to revenue and growth. After early success in a sales role, Jayne focussed on marketing UC Solutions, with positions at companies such as Polycom (now Poly), Avaya and Nortel Networks, and has been recognised as an outstanding manager and individual contributor.
Mark Purdom – Cloud Solutions Director
Mark has had a long working relationship with Nuvias UC before joining as the Cloud Solutions Director in August 2021. He has over 25 years’ experience in the Communications Industry and more than 15 in Unified Communications and Collaboration.
Mark has held senior positions with UC vendors such as BroadSoft and has recently spent time consulting for such companies as Cisco, 3CX, and Inference Solutions. He has also worked in close partnership with many of the largest vendors, communications providers, systems integrators, and resellers across Europe, the Middle East, and Africa.
Nick Waldeck – Operations Director
Nick joined Nuvias UC as the Operations Director in March 2021 with over 15 years’ experience in the Communications Industry.
Prior to joining Nuvias UC, Nick contributed to the growth of Imago Group PLC and ScanSource by managing, building and developing successful sales & business operations teams.
Most recently Nick held the position of Vice President – Vendor Management, responsible for the European vendor relationships for ScanSource’s AV/UC & Auto ID business units.
Latanja Gill – Head of People & Talent
Latanja joined Nuvias UC in July 2020.
Prior to joining Nuvias UC in 2020, Latanja spent 9 years working for Vodafone gaining experience in both the consumer and business divisions. Successfully delivering the headcount acceleration plan for the Professional Services & Consulting arm of Vodafone, Latanja has a wealth of experience across in-house recruitment and Talent & Development.
Cath Wright – Finance Director
Cath is the Finance Director for Nuvias UC. She has been with the business since July 2015, leading several roles within Finance, Operations, and Back Office.
Prior to joining Nuvias UC, Cath spent 15 years in various financial roles within FMCG manufacturers, working alongside many blue-chip companies.
Cath has extensive knowledge in all aspects of finance, strategy, and delivery across growth-driven companies that have high expectations.