New CEO of BT's Enterprise Unit announced
BT Group yesterday announced the appointment of Rob Shuter as new CEO of its Enterprise unit and as a member of BT’s Executive Committee. Shuter is currently Group President and CEO at MTN Group, prior to joining MTN he served as CEO of Vodafone’s European Cluster as well as being CEO of Vodafone Netherlands.
“I’m delighted to welcome Rob to BT. He brings a wealth of international telecoms experience and has a track record of driving innovation in business and consumer markets.
This will make him ideally suited to drive forward the support we provide to UK businesses and public sector organisations. The UK’s economic recovery will depend on their success and BT wants to play a key part in supporting these critical parts of the economy,” explained Philip Jansen, BT Group Chief Executive.
Gerry McQuade the current CEO of BT Enterprise will be retiring from BT. McQuade has spent more than 12 years at EE and then BT. “I’d like to thank Gerry for the contribution he’s made over a number of years.
Most recently where he has led the creation of Enterprise and has overseen the strengthening of our core business to deliver the best fixed and mobile networks in the UK,” Jansen said. Shuter is expected to join by the end of the 2020/21 financial year.