Appoints Colum Buckley as Director, Enterprise Business to Grow Software-Centric Connectivity in UK & Ireland

Formerly a Director at Strencom and Senior Manager at EINET and Cable & Wireless, Buckley brings 25+ years of experience to expanding regional and international connectivity across UK & Ireland enterprise customers

Dubai, UAE, 8 June 2022 –, a cloud networking company delivering software-defined infrastructure, has appointed Colum Buckley as its Director, Enterprise Business to focus on enterprise business in the UK & Ireland. Buckley joins from Strencom where he spent 10 years in various roles, most recently Director.

Buckley brings more than 25 years of experience in the telecoms and ICT industry with a focus on UK & Irish markets to’s senior management team. He will be driving’s initiatives across the UK & Ireland to support MNC’s with their regional and international connectivity needs and accelerate business throughout the region. Buckley’s early career saw him hold senior engineering roles with CTI Ltd, Energis, Cable & Wireless and e|Net before working his way into the boardrooms. He’s held senior management roles Baker Security & Networks, Strencom and Entegro gaining masses of experience in the UK & Ireland.

“Colum has a track record of developing business both organically and via M&A activity with astute operational and commercial skills. His strong experience, expertise and knowledge of the market is exactly what we need to drive our UK & Ireland projects forward,” said George Szlosarek, CEO at “Colum’s experience in delivering managed cloud, cybersecurity and connectivity solutions both locally in the UK & Ireland but also across the globe for large enterprises and corporate customers will add real value to the team. We’re very pleased to be welcoming him onboard and look forward to his support in our next phase of growth across the UK & Ireland.”

Buckley will support George Szlosarek, Chief Executive Officer at and other members of the management team including Clint Collins, Chief Commercial Officer, to ensure that there is consistent communication and alignment between all of the functions in Dubai, Sofia and London.

“There is so much momentum and potential in European, specifically UK & Irish markets right now that there could not be a better time for me to join the team. The market is a strong one, and I’m looking forward to strengthening our presence in the market in further in my role,” said Colum Buckley, Director, Enterprise Business. “Part of my role involves identifying enterprise customers in the UK & Ireland who need support with their regional and international connectivity, as well as implementing processes that will put them on a journey to new levels of reach around the world. I’m excited to take our UK & Ireland operations to the next level alongside telecoms industry veterans at”

Buckley will support’s mission to execute on evolving cloud capabilities and deliver networks with best quality customer service wherever you are in the world. He will help to develop its private network connecting over 120 Points of Presence (PoPs) in 56 cities and create a foundation for long-term innovation.


About is a global cloud networking company offering enterprises and service providers connectivity to internet, cloud and data centre infrastructure in 180+ countries.

The team came together recognizing that cloud is fundamentally changing the way in which people collaborate, communicate and connect and this change needs a fresh approach to delivering networks with the best quality customer experience. utilises the latest software-defined technologies to provide end-to-end agile and secure networking services. Our core offerings are data center interconnection, software-defined wide area networking, layer 2/3 connectivity and managed security services.

Our Mission is to serve our customer communication needs with a focus on trust, service, quality and innovation.

Our Vision is making our customers’ businesses successful by providing excellence in digital communication services and building shareholder value in the process.