John O’Driscoll to lead strategy and operations across sales channels, account management, business development and renewals
DUBLIN, Ireland – March 04 2021 – Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the world’s digital infrastructure company, today announced the appointment of John O’Driscoll as its new Regional Sales Director for Ireland. In his new role, O’Driscoll will have overall strategic and operational responsibility for all of Equinix Ireland’s sales channels, leading domestic and international business development efforts, while overseeing renewals and Channel sales.
O’Driscoll brings more than 20 years of sales experience, with more than 16 years in senior leadership roles in the cybersecurity, technology and telecoms sectors. Most recently, O’Driscoll served as Group Head of Sales at Integrity360, where he held full profit and loss responsibility for UK and Irish markets. Prior to this, he was Head of Global Business Development and Enterprise Inside Sales sectors at BT Ireland, where he established a new Global Business Development Unit and oversaw global acquisition and foreign direct investment (FDI) engagement.
O’Driscoll holds a Masters in Strategic Sales Management and Leadership from the Smurfit Graduate Business School, University College Dublin, as well as a Diploma in Coaching and Mentoring from the Chartered Management Institute. His appointment will strengthen Equinix’s efforts to guide the digital transformation strategies of enterprises in Ireland, helping them leverage the Platform’s unrivalled global reach to broaden their growth horizons and innovate at pace. O’Driscoll will also play a pivotal role in supporting Ireland’s valuable FDI sector by enabling enterprises to access Equinix’s best-in-class digital infrastructure to establish operations in Ireland.
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