Continent 8 boosts product development capability

Business News

Continent 8 Technologies, the award winning multi-jurisdictional hosting and connectivity provider, is pleased to announce the appointment of Ian Quayle as Senior Product Manager, based at the Company’s Headquarters in the Isle of Man.

Stephen Trimble, Chief Product and Marketing Officer for the Group commented “Ian is joining at a very exciting time indeed for Continent 8. Having recently taken our network truly global and now active in nearly 30 locations across Europe, Asia and the Americas we have further expansion plans across our product and service catalogue. Being able to bolster the global product team with someone with Ian’s expertise at our Isle of Man corporate headquarters is great news all-round. “

Ian brings a wealth of knowledge to the business, with over 18 years experience in Technology Consulting and Leadership Roles within Telecommunications, Data Centre / Hosting, IT Service and Financial Services business. Ian’s most recent role was as the Head of Technology Design with a Global Financial Services organisation where, among other achievements, he was responsible for the design and realisation of their new Secure Global WAN and hosting environment.

Ian added “The solid foundations that Continent 8 has laid with their extensive global network and hosting environment, combined with the obvious talents of the technical teams across the jurisdictions makes for a superb environment to build great things. I was naturally drawn to this and am very excited to be taking a product-focused role, to work with the team at Continent 8 in further building on those amazing foundations and enhancing the product portfolio in new and exciting ways – for the benefit of our all our customers!”

Michael Tobin, CEO and co-founder of Continent 8, welcomed Ian’s appointment, “Continent 8 prides itself on its global growth and the ability to attract highly qualified people, such as Ian. Our company’s continued success and international expansion depends on the quality and experience of our personnel. I heartily welcome Ian to the Continent 8 team.”

Pictured: Ian Quayle