- StarLeaf appoints new Chief Gross sales Officer Mike Tumalty, former International VP of Gross sales at Decibel
- New Chief Advertising and marketing Officer David Gingell additionally joins from software program companies together with Seal Software program, Adobe and NetApp
- Ex-Salesforce Europe co-founder Fergus Gloster has been appointed to the board
- StarLeaf will deal with product growth this 12 months whereas transitioning to a SaaS-based providing
Watford, fifth March: Video collaboration options supplier StarLeaf is welcoming Mike Tumalty as its new Chief Gross sales Officer, David Gingell as its new Chief Advertising and marketing Officer, and Fergus Gloster to the board, as the corporate seeks to maximise the fast adoption of distant working brought on by the worldwide pandemic.
In 2021 StarLeaf will deal with changing into the foremost software program choice for enterprise video collaboration and has introduced in its gross sales and advertising heavyweights to attain this.
Mike Tumalty joins StarLeaf as Chief Gross sales Officer. Beforehand International VP of Gross sales at Decibel, the chief in digital expertise analytics, Tumalty has greater than 20 years of expertise in main hi-tech gross sales groups and can be tasked with additional extending StarLeaf’s gross sales attain to mirror the corporate’s new path.
Additionally becoming a member of the management staff is David Gingell as Chief Advertising and marketing Officer. With greater than 25 years of expertise in high-tech gross sales and advertising, together with most just lately at Seal Software program, the chief in AI contract analytics, the place he was CMO for over three years, Gingell’s position will deal with serving to to show StarLeaf into a worldwide drive for messaging, assembly, calling software program.
In addition to Tumalty and Gingell, StarLeaf is welcoming a brand new non-executive director to the board with SaaS knowledgeable Fergus Gloster taking over the place. Gloster brings with him over 25 years of expertise in advising and main software program companies, specialising in SaaS enterprise fashions, as one of many founders of Salesforce.com in Europe.
Tumalty, Gingell and Gloster are becoming a member of StarLeaf at a pivotal second within the firm’s historical past. StarLeaf noticed its strongest-ever monetary outcomes final 12 months with 60% income progress in video conferences, calls and chats within the first half of 2020 alone. The corporate has elevated its shopper base, including new organisations which can be in search of a dependable and safe platform to maintain their groups and workers related remotely.
In 2021, StarLeaf will proceed so as to add prospects and can transition to changing into a SaaS-based providing that gives web-based messaging, assembly, calling and video conferencing providers which can be important to conserving groups productive and engaged, whether or not they’re working from house or the workplace.
Mark Richer, CEO and co-founder of StarLeaf, commented: “I’m delighted to welcome Mike, David and Fergus to the StarLeaf household. We now have difficult targets forward of us for 2021 however with such a superb management staff and board, I’m sure we are going to emerge stronger than ever.”
Mike Tumalty, Chief Gross sales Officer of StarLeaf, commented: “It’s an thrilling time to be becoming a member of StarLeaf as the corporate seems to rework its product and providing. Speaking this new message via gross sales and constructing relationships with prospects is a crucial a part of this and I’m wanting ahead to taking up this problem and dealing alongside David and Fergus to attain this.”
David Gingell, CMO of StarLeaf, commented: “StarLeaf is a video collaboration platform I’ve lengthy admired for its dedication to ease of use, reliability and safety. I sit up for working alongside Mark and the staff to assist lead the advertising technique of the corporate via this era of fast progress.”
Fergus Gloster, non-executive director at StarLeaf, commented: “Video conferencing suppliers have seen huge surges of demand through the pandemic, and that is more likely to proceed as companies and organisations internationally proceed to grapple with its results. It’s an opportune second for a homegrown platform like StarLeaf to emerge as one of many frontrunners within the area.”
Harry Ashcroft | Burlington
StarLeaf are the pioneers of less complicated and extra pure enterprise collaboration. Our safe messaging, assembly and calling platform helps individuals to attach shortly and simply, and to get pleasure from what they do extra too. StarLeaf brings collectively in the present day’s important communication instruments in a single intuitive expertise that’s constant throughout cellular, desktop and assembly rooms, to maintain individuals related wherever they’re. The dependable and predictable StarLeaf video collaboration platform gives a world-leading 99.999% uptime assure, strong safety, and ISO/IEC 27001 certification.
Based in 2008 in Cambridge, StarLeaf has places of work in Europe, the Americas and Australasia, and is recognised as a Visionary within the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Assembly Options. For extra info, go to www.StarLeaf.com or observe us: Twitter (@StarLeafCo) and LinkedIn (StarLeaf).