(Bolton/ UK/ February 2024) Today Firstcom Europe, the leading pan European cloud telecoms company, is delighted to announce the appointment of Mark Boden to the role of Sales & Commercial Director.  Mark brings over 25 years of industry knowledge and expertise to the role, holding previous roles with Gamma, Daisy and Azzurri Communications, and his appointment represents a commitment by Firstcom Europe to underpin its huge expansion plans with the best in class talent available in the telecoms sector.

Mark has huge experience working across the whole of the telecoms sector from SMB, through mid-market to enterprise level,  selling directly as well as working indirectly with all types of partners from small start ups through to large networks and system integrators. An instantly recognised name in the industry, his reputation for delivering direct and indirect commercial solutions made him not only the ideal candidate for this role with Firstcom Europe, but indeed, the only candidate. 

Christian Bleakley, CEO of Firstcom Europe commented: “I’ve known Mark professionally and personally for many years and have long held the desire to bring his expertise to the business so when this role presented itself there really was no hesitation or alternative for Firstcom. We literally jumped at the chance to appoint Mark.”

Mark Boden commented: “An opportunity to join a forward thinking and ambitious business such as Firstcom Europe was something I couldn’t refuse. I’m looking forward to building strong relationships with our customers, partners and suppliers to deliver first class solutions and to support our ambitious growth plans.


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Firstcom Europe provides easy-to-use telecommunications solutions to companies via the ongoing development of cloud products to enhance business productivity. It operates in four countries throughout Europe; UK, Germany, Sweden and Denmark and is a specialist in unified communications.