(Ping! Zine Web Hosting Magazine) – Hosting provider Lumison has a new chairman. Today the UK-based company revealed that former Microsoft employee Pieter Knook would take the position in a non-executive role.
Lumison’s hosting services include dedicated, web, colocation, managed, and more. Aside from hosting, the company also provides broadband and Firewall security.
In a press release on the matter, Lumison stated, “Knook brings a deep knowledge of internet, mobile and cloud-based services, which he will utilise within Lumison as it aims to become the largest UK managed services company to specifically serve the Small and Medium Business (SMB) market.”
Knook worked at Microsoft for nearly two decades, at one point working for the company’s Asia Region as Vice President.
Before moving to Lumison, he also worked at telecommunications company Vodafone. For more information on the move, view a press release by Lumison at: http://www.lumison.net/news/ex-microsoft-executive-joins-lumison-chairman