Regional VP of Sales, Northern Europe at Aspect, John Hough
Customer engagement technology providers, Aspect Software have named John Hough, formerly of Rackspace, as Regional Vice President of Sales, Northern Europe.
His appointment comes shortly after the confirmation of Stephen Ball as SVP Europe & Africa at Aspect, adding to a senior leadership restructuring in the EA region. John will be based in London and responsible for driving sales throughout Northern Europe including UK and Ireland, working with Stephen and other global senior leaders.
John Hough said, “we have a world-class leadership team in place, and it is clear that everyone across the board has a genuine interest in business change and getting things done. Despite its size, the company has retained its agility and everyone has the chance to make a difference. The universal passion for both customer service and the constant innovation of technology and branding makes for an exciting opportunity in this new role.”
John brings on board more than 22 years’ experience in direct sales, spanning telecoms, FMCG and transportation. He has a proven track record in driving successful sales growth and developing world-class teams. At managed cloud services company Rackspace, he drove a 25 percent year-on-year growth as Head of Enterprise Sales EMEA in under five years so with his appointment, the company look to strengthen their push in specific geographical markets.
John adds, “Aspect’s phenomenal customer base demonstrates just how seriously organisations in the UK and Northern Europe are taking digital transformation and customer engagement. This presents a significant opportunity for Aspect and working alongside Stephen and the rest of the team, I look forward to helping our customers achieve better – and quicker - business outcomes.”