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ContactEngine make a key hire: James Serjeant appointed Chief Operating Officer

James Serjeant

ContactEngine, a SaaS company headquartered near London’s silicon roundabout, today announced the appointment of James Serjeant as its Chief Operating Officer.

James will be responsible for finance, investor relations and general business operations in this new role at ContactEngine.

James has worked in a range of senior management positions within both large corporates and start-up & developing businesses. He has spent over 20 years working in the TMT space (Daily Mail & General Trust Plc, Telegraph Media Group Ltd, Mecom Plc), with a focus over the last 15 years on growing digital media and technology businesses, most recently as COO of Glopho, an angel backed online market-place for user generated news photos.

Commenting on his new role, James says “I am delighted to be working with Mark and the team at ContactEngine – this business is perfectly placed to significantly grow the reach of its customer communications management platform, and I look forward to working as part of the team that helps it achieve its full potential.”

ContactEngine CEO Dr Mark K. Smith adds “We’re really pleased to welcome James to the team. It is vital to have the right people in place who can anchor our business as we grow rapidly both in the UK and overseas. He has a vast amount of experience working in senior roles within technology businesses and I’m sure from day one we will start to reap the benefits of his calm, disciplined and analytical approach to business.”

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