42 Telecom, a leading Swedish mobile operator in the provisioning of messaging and SS7 signalling interconnect services in Europe, has announced the appointment of Angie Woon as Country Manager of the United Kingdom to lead the operator's expansion into one of Europe's largest texting nations. In her position, Woon would also assume the responsibilities of Global Sales and Marketing to lead its sales and marketing efforts in other emerging markets outside of Europe.
Bringing with her over 8 years of experience from the telecommunications, marketing and communication sectors, Woon will be responsible for the business direction and operations of the UK branch office. She is tasked with building a roadmap for the operator's continuous growth in various business sectors for its portfolio of new and existing products in A2P and P2P messaging. She will also undertake to develop a strategic global marketing positioning for the mobile operator.
Previously, Woon was Senior Business Development Manager for West Europe of one of Asia's pioneer messaging aggregators, Radius-ED (now known as Ice Corp). There, she laid the foundation for its transformation and expansion into European and global markets, gaining new sector clientele and increased profitability within 4 years before the buyout from Ice Corp.
Chief Executive Officer, Erik Angelow says, “Angie brings with her much enthusiasm and global business acumen to help elevate us in our next chapter of growth. She has the right attitude, skill and international experience that we are looking for to join the team.”
Angie Woon says, “42 Telecom has evolved from strength to strength, demonstrating its capabilities in providing an ever trustworthy Swedish technology-driven messaging connectivity, platform and services. This enables other MNOs and industry players to fully benefit from world-class messaging products with the advantage of a boutique customer service. I am truly delighted to be able to contribute to the continued growth of 42 Telecom and hope to be able to drive our continued ambitions.”
About 42 Telecom AB
Founded in 2001 and previously known as 42IT AB, 42 Telecom (42tele.com) is a Swedish mobile operator that specializes in the provisioning of international mobile messaging services. This is achieved through its ownership, design and implementation of an entire mobile network SS7 signalling infrastructure and superior carrier-grade SMSC systems and platform. Fully scalable across any business environment, user-friendly, fast-to-market, and easily deployed in any business set-up, this superior carrier-grade network reaches more than 400 mobile networks worldwide today. 42 Telecom services a respectable clientele of multinational corporations from across multiple industry sectors, ranging from other mobile network operators (MNO), entertainment brands, banks and governmental organisations and retail outlets.