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Tom Kelly: IT depts and channel partners FEAR the cloud

IT departments fear that the cloud will lessen their relevance in an organisation, while perceived complexities of selling the fluffy services from vendors has deterred some tech suppliers. This is the market prognosis from enterprise tech veteran Tom Kelly, a former UK boss at Logicalis UK, who has stepped into the chairman's …
Paul Kunert, 28 Feb 2014
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Logicalis UK boss Tom Kelly to stand down in New Year

Logicalis veteran UK MD Tom Kelly has confirmed he is stepping down in the New Year. "Ten years is a long time," he revealed to The Channel. "It is time for a change and to face new challenges." The exec is helping with succession planing but is due to hand over control to the next UK boss at the end of February when Logicalis' …
Paul Kunert, 28 Nov 2012
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Brit IT veteran Kelly takes job at investment advisory firm

A British tech biz veteran and former bigwig at integrator Logicalis UK, Tom Kelly, has landed at mid-market M&A and debt advisory firm Livingstone. He joins Livingstone as IT and managed services sector advisor to help further boost its presence in Blighty's tech space, perhaps a sign of the local market's improving fortunes. …
Paul Kunert, 09 Oct 2013
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Former BT and IBM GS president rocks up at Logicalis

Logicalis Group has brought in former Logica and BT exec Gary Bullard as CEO to replace outgoing boss Ian Cooke, who is set to retire from the role and become the firm's non-exec chairman. The network integrator will usher in the new big cheese from next month as "CEO designate" but Cooke does not leave until 1 March. The head …
Paul Kunert, 14 Nov 2013

Logicalis: We've found the new FRESH PRINCE OF BERKSHIRE

Logicalis has confirmed that COO Mark Starkey will take over from UK MD Tom Kelly who leaves at the end of next month. After a decade in the hot seat, Kelly revealed late last year that it was time for a new challenge. But he is staying on board until the close of the global IT provider's fiscal 2013 on 28 February. Talking to …
Paul Kunert, 10 Jan 2013
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Logicalis hires industry veteran as UK sales boss

Logicalis has brought in former CA Technologies big cheese Chris Miller as sales director, The Reg can reveal. During more than 14 years at the security vendor, Miller was UK sales manager, senior veep of EMEA operations and a senior veep upon returning to the UK and Ireland. Most recently he was the CEO at DediPower Managed …
Paul Kunert, 20 Oct 2011
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IBM UK's channel queen abdicates, long live the king

IBM has crowned popular channel figure Richard Potts as veep of business partner and mid-market sales for the UK and Ireland, and named Mark Hennessey as worldwide partner boss. Potts, who helped to turn around Big Blue's volume server biz in the UK as director of the System X unit replaces Jacqueline Davey, who is moving to the …
Paul Kunert, 09 Feb 2012
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Logicalis slaps UK computing, networking divisions together

Logicalis has appointed new top brass in Europe and lumped together its UK networking and computing divisions in a bid to flog more end-to-end IT. Tom Kelly becomes UK MD under the new structure, reporting to Ian Cook, CEO of Logicalis' European operations. Cook said: "The market can now expect to see an increase in activity …
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Body scanner debuts at London's Paddington

Passengers boarding London's Heathrow Express at Paddington are advised to allow a little more time for their journey since they may find themselves on the receiving end of a four-week, £500k trial of a US-built body scanner. According to the BBC, passengers will be selected at random to enter a booth, raise their arms above …
Lester Haines, 12 Jan 2006