BT announced today the appointment of James Hennah as managing director for its South East Asia operations.
James Hennah joined BT in 1997, and was most recently CEO for BT’s global Media & Broadcast business and managing director of carrier, channel and MVNO sales in BT’s Wholesale & Ventures division. In that position, he oversaw a number of world firsts such as the first ever live broadcast of 4K television in March 2015.
With more than 19 years of commercial experience within BT, James has a proven track record in the development and execution of innovative propositions and in the end-to-end management of complex customer relationships.
Kevin Taylor, president, Asia, Middle East and Africa (AMEA) said, “We’re pleased to welcome James Hennah in South East Asia. An experienced industry veteran such as James is a significant asset in driving our growth in the region. Under his leadership, BT will further improve the strong relationships we have with our customers and develop new opportunities with our partners.”
James Hennah is taking over the role from Ron Totton who has recently been appointed vice-president in charge of BT’s operations in Switzerland, Nordics, Central & Eastern Europe and Russia (SNCR). James will lead BT’s South East Asia team from Singapore, focusing mainly on Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam, Thailand and the Philippines.