Epsilon Appoints Michel Robert as Group Chief Executive Officer
Former Claranet Managing Director brings 20+ years of experience in IT services to supercharge Epsilon's growth across industry segments
Singapore, 5 February 2020 – Epsilon, a global connectivity and communications service provider, has appointed Michel Robert as its Group Chief Executive Officer, with immediate effect. Bringing more than two decades of technology experience, Michel will lead Epsilon’s executive leadership team to build on Epsilon’s global strategy in high-growth markets including Asia Pacific, Europe and the United States.
The appointment comes after Epsilon announced plans to target enterprise customers, through partners and directly, with its SD-WAN and interconnection services for secure and cost-effective connectivity between branch locations, data centres and the cloud. Michel will be joining a recently enhanced senior management team with the goal of accelerating the company’s transformation – Lee Myall joined as Chief Commercial Officer and Colin Whitbread as Managing Director, Service and Operations, in 2019.
Kuok Khoon Ean
Chairman, Epsilon Global Communications
Michel takes over from Co-Founder and former CEO Jerzy Szlosarek, who stepped down after a successful 16 years with Epsilon. Since Epsilon’s founding in 2003, Szlosarek has grown the company from a regional carrier to a global leader in digital connectivity.
Group Chief Executive Officer, Epsilon Global Communications
Michel joined Epsilon from Claranet, where he spent over 12 years as Managing Director. During his tenure, he led the business in the UK, Benelux, and US, as well as its global cybersecurity business and group operations function. Before that, he was European Solutions Director for Dimension Data.