GLOBECOMM has appointed Christopher Ivory as Executive Vice President and General Manager of Commercial Solutions, reporting to Chief Executive Officer Jason D. Juranek.
In this role, Ivory will lead the global commercial team to drive consistent sales growth and to deliver advanced technology solutions, building on GLOBECOMM’s solid reputation for designing, managing and operating complex communications systems and providing strong customer satisfaction.
Ivory has worked in the telecommunications industry for more than 25 years, mainly focusing on international markets with an emphasis on emerging markets. For the last 10 years, he has held executive sales and management positions with Global Eagle Entertainment and Emerging Markets Communications (EMC), which was acquired by Global Eagle, and was most recently the company’s go-to-market head, Vice President for land solutions. Prior to Global Eagle, Ivory was senior vice president, telephony at Impsat Fiber Networks located in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He also served as senior manager of carrier relations for BT Carrier Services, and senior manager of sales for MCI’s Mexican company, Avantel.