NEW YORK, April 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
Speakerbus, a specialist supplier of advanced voice solutions for the financial markets, today announced the appointment of Gregory Wasilewski as Global Managing Director of Network Services and Head of the Americas. Greg's responsibilities include identifying new clients, developing existing customer relationships and overseeing Speakerbus Global Network Division. Greg will report in to Andy Wodhams, CEO at Speakerbus.
"Financial firms are relying more than ever on their IP networks to empower their traders and enable them to react quickly to market movements," said Greg. "Numerous financial institutions have already engaged with us to implement a converged voice, data and video network using Internet Protocol (IP) technology to help contain operational costs and deliver significant cost savings through toll bypass."
Greg has over 27 years of international technology financial markets experience. During his tenure at IPC he managed various business units, including Americas Network and Turret sales. He started his career at Chase Manhattan Bank, and has held various technology managerial positions at Harlow Meyer Savage, Tullett & Tokyo Forex, Madge Networks and GAINS International.
"Greg's extensive expertise of the network business, combined with his proven leadership skills and years of experience in the financial services industry, make him a tremendous asset to Speakerbus and an excellent addition to our management team," said Andy Wodhams, CEO of Speakerbus. "Going forward we will be able to aggressively target the banking, hedge fund and broker/dealer space and are ideally suited to increase visibility of our product offerings."
Greg Wasilewski graduated from St. Joseph's University in Philadelphia with a B.S. in Financial Management. He is also a life member of the Sayreville Emergency Squad, volunteering his Emergency Medical Technician qualifications.
Speakerbus Group plc is a privately owned communications technology developer and manufacturer headquartered in the UK with offices across Europe, the U.S. and Asia. Established in 1984, Speakerbus has built a solid reputation for supplying the world's leading financial organizations with global voice communication solutions.