Michel joined Claranet UK as Managing Director in July 2007. During his time at the company he has overseen Claranet’s evolution into one of the leading independent managed service providers in the UK. With over 15-years of experience in the IT services industry he is regularly invited to comment on industry news and to speak at IT events.
In recent years Michel has overseen the acquisition and integration of Star Technology Services, more than doubling the size of Claranet’s UK operation. With the company’s profile consolidated, Gartner placed Claranet as a leader in their 2013 Magic Quadrant for European Managed Hosting based on the company’s completeness of vision and ability to execute.
Previously Michel was the European Solution Director at Dimension Data, a global IT services and solution provider, where he was responsible for Europe-wide business development and marketing.