London, UK. November 2020. Award-winning storage provider arcastream has made a series of board appointments to steer the company through a period of growth and expansion. Joining the board are Paul Cameron, Global Managing Director and Joanne Fawell, Chief Marketing Officer. arcastream works with Life Sciences, Financial, Machine Learning and Academic Research Institutions such as Imperial College London, Yale University, AstraZeneca, Oxford Nanopore Technologies, and PathAI to solve data management and workflow challenges.
Ben Leaver, CEO and Co-Founder of arcastream, comments:
“We’re very pleased to appoint two new board members, who each bring strong experience and remarkable talent at an exciting time of growth and new opportunity for the company. These appointments will drive arcastream forward and help deliver our mission for our customers, a simpler and more intelligent data solution with guaranteed performance.”
Paul Cameron, Global Managing Director
Paul enjoyed over 20 years with IBM, where he led sales and client teams to drive growth and deliver success, helping his clients store, manage, and protect their most valuable asset: data.
In 2012 Paul joined one of IBM’s most successful storage value-added-resellers, Tectrade, as Sales Director. He was named as a member of the Board of Directors and helped Tectrade expand into the USA before being sold to CSI Ltd. Paul recently joined arcastream to lead the company’s’ visions and global strategies. Paul is driving the business to push boundaries and drive success for customers.
“The opportunity to help propel arcastream through their next growth phase was too good to turn down. It’s a very exciting time for the company, operating in a fast-moving industry that is crying out for the type of innovation that we bring. It’s great to be part of a team that puts its customers at the heart of everything they do.”
Joanne Fawell, Chief Marketing Officer
Joanne brings a wealth of marketing experience to the board having driven the brand and product marketing strategies for a number of major Media and Entertainment companies including Sony PlayStation, The Walt Disney Company and Autodesk. Prior to joining arcastream, Joanne worked to help grow Autodesk’s Design and Manufacturing business in the UK&I region. With responsibility for the arcastream brand and products, Joanne will lead the communication and marketing strategies to drive the company’s growth.
“I am thrilled to be joining such an innovative company at this exciting time in their journey. I am excited to be able to tell our story of innovation and technical excellence through our marketing and communication strategies.