GTT Communications, Inc. (NYSE: GTT), a leading global cloud networking provider to multinational clients, announced today that Nick Adamo has been appointed vice chairman of GTT’s Board of Directors. Mr. Adamo has served on GTT’s board since 2016.
Mr. Adamo brings to the vice chairman role over 30 years of leadership experience as an executive in the technology, media and telecommunications industry. Mr. Adamo served as senior vice president at Cisco, overseeing the company’s service provider division and Americas division in successive roles. Earlier in his career, Mr. Adamo held key sales management positions at IBM.
“GTT’s cloud networking proposition has never been more critical to enterprises as they accelerate their digital transformation to adapt to this year’s pandemic impacts.”
“Nick Adamo’s stewardship as vice chairman will enable GTT’s Board of Directors to draw even more on his seasoned industry perspective to guide the company’s governance and strategy,” stated H. Brian Thompson, GTT founder and executive chairman of the board. “We are pleased that he has accepted the board role at a time when the company is entering an exciting new chapter and deepening its focus on the global enterprise market following the announcement of a definitive purchase agreement for the sale of its infrastructure division to I Squared Capital.”
“I am honored to assume the vice chairman role on GTT’s Board of Directors,” stated Nick Adamo. “GTT’s cloud networking proposition has never been more critical to enterprises as they accelerate their digital transformation and cloud migrations to adapt to this year’s pandemic impacts and seek secure and reliable connectivity.”
Mr. Adamo holds a Bachelor of Science degree in computer engineering from Columbia University. His other board positions include chairman of the board of Commvault Systems, a New Jersey-based multinational software company, and board membership of Lookout, a San Francisco-based mobile security software company.
GTT connects people across organizations, around the world and to every application in the cloud. Our clients benefit from an outstanding service experience built on our core values of simplicity, speed and agility. GTT owns and operates a global Tier 1 internet network and provides a comprehensive suite of cloud networking services. For more information on GTT (NYSE: GTT), please visit www.gtt.net.
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