Richard Pitt to Lead Data Integration Business

08 Aug 2013

Technology leader joins Data Integration as Managing Director

LONDON, 08 August 2013: Data Integration, the network and system integrator owned by Xchanging (LSE: XCH), today announces that Richard Pitt has been appointed to the role of Managing Director.

Pitt is an experienced board-level executive with over 20 years in IT and communications in the UK and EMEA markets. Having previously worked at industry leading companies such as Avaya and Arc Solutions, and more recently providing strategic sales consultancy to various blue chip clients, Pitt will be responsible for running and growing Data Integration. Richard will report directly to Andrew Binns, Executive Director of Technology Services.

On joining Data Integration, Richard Pitt comments, “I am thrilled to be joining Data Integration. We have a great reputation in the industry for delivering network and security solutions to leading universities and various public sector and enterprise customers. It’s my challenge to take us to the next level, to be the preferred supplier for new and innovative solutions combining the best technology from our vendors.”

Commenting on Richard’s appointment, Executive Director of Technology, Andrew Binns said, “We are delighted to welcome Richard to Xchanging and he joins at an exciting time. Richard will be focused on the growth of Data Integration as well as building on the strong position we are privileged to hold in the higher education market. We warmly welcome someone of Richard’s calibre to Xchanging and, on behalf of the Executive Board, I wish him every success in his new role.”

Having recently announced contracts for Regents University London, London South Bank University and Gatwick Airport, Data Integration continues to work with some of the leading companies around the UK.

For further information, please contact:

Xchanging Technology Services
Sarah Sutton 
Tel: +44 (0)20 7780 5509

About Data Integration, an Xchanging company

Data Integration is one of the UK’s leading networking, security and communication technology providers. Acquired by Xchanging, the business process and technology services provider, the company is now part of Xchanging’s Technology business.

Data Integration specialises in network security, mobility solutions and high performance networks serving more than 300 customers in the UK, spanning the private and public sectors.