Service Express Names UK Managing Director to Lead Continued International Growth
4 November 2021
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich – Service Express, a leader in providing global infrastructure solutions, welcomes Mike Hallam as its new UK Managing Director on the Executive Leadership team. Hallam joins Service Express on the tail-end of its recent acquisition of Blue Chip and The ICC Group. The partnership provides UK customers with additional multivendor options and streamlined support.
Hallam will be responsible for scaling the existing UK team of over 250 talented individuals, along with executing the global Service Express strategic growth plan. The company anticipates the UK expansion of its flagship product, ExpressConnect® in 2022, providing customers with an all-in-one solution that simplifies data centre support.
“Mike’s 30 years of experience leading, motivating and developing large teams of talented people will help Service Express to accelerate our global footprint,” said Ron Alvesteffer, President and CEO of Service Express. “Our goal is to provide the UK market with additional options for their infrastructure support. Mike will play an instrumental role in carrying out our shared vision.”
Most recently, Hallam served as the Executive Director of Wholesale at Virgin Media Business. His demonstrated ability to develop and implement new strategies to increase organic growth, service offerings and organisational effectiveness was a factor in the decision to bring him into the team.
“Developing talented teams, driving continuous improvement and maintaining customer-centricity are the strategic principles that I have carried throughout my career,” said Mike Hallam. “Learning that Service Express holds the same beliefs made the proposition to join the leadership team simple. I’m looking forward to fulfilling the company’s purpose to provide the best experience for our customers, partners & employees while ensuring our people are at the heart of everything we do.”
About Service Express
As the leading data centre solutions provider, Service Express specialises in onsite data centre support for server, storage and network equipment to help IT teams to control costs and optimise infrastructure strategy. Customers can manage, monitor and automate support with ExpressConnect®. Founded in 1993, Service Express maintains multivendor data centre equipment for healthcare, manufacturing, education, finance, government, technology and other Fortune 500 companies worldwide.
In addition to post-warranty maintenance, Service Express offers hardware system and sales solutions, software support, IT asset disposition and data centre relocations. For more information, visit serviceexpress.com/uk.