1/18/2012 11:02:26 AM
Arqiva appoints Nicolas Ott as mobile MD
Infrastructure company Arqiva has appointed Everything Everywhere's Nicolas Ott as its MD for its government, mobile and enterprise business.
Ott was VP for strategy, regulation and planning at Everything Everywhere and previously worked for Orange UK. At Arqiva, he will be responsible for the business that provides sites and services to the UK's mobile operators as well as providing shared wireless infrastructure for private mobile radio.
Ott said: 'Wireless has quickly become a critical service for businesses and consumers and Arqiva is at the very heart of this sector in the UK. There are so many opportunities in the UK where wireless data networks can be used to drive economic growth, improve people’s lives and help deliver better public services to citizens. It’s a very exciting time to be joining Arqiva.'
Arqiva CEO John Cresswell said: 'Nicolas is a great addition to the Arqiva team. He has that combination of experience, market insight and creative vision, which will be invaluable to us as we look to grow the business and take advantage of the ever-increasing mobile data opportunities out there.'