IPC, a leading provider of mission-critical communications solutions to global enterprises, announced today that Stephen Phillips has been named Managing Director of Global Sales. IPC provides mission-critical communications systems and services to the world’s largest financial services institutions in more than 40 countries.
Mr. Phillips will lead IPC's global sales force across 26 cities worldwide and be responsible for the associated revenue stream for the IPC Trading Systems business unit.
Mr. Phillips has over 30 years of executive level experience in the financial technology industry. Phillips joined IPC in 1999 as Vice President of Multinational Sales in Japan. In 2001, he was named Managing Director of Asia Pacific where he pioneered operations and office expansion throughout the region. Prior to that, Phillips served for 29 years in managerial, sales and service roles in Europe, Asia and New York for British Telecommunications' Syntegra division.
Lance Boxer, CEO, IPC said, "We are very excited to have an industry expert like Stephen at the helm of IPC's sales force. His on-the-ground experience in key markets around the world brings excellent perspective on the changing dynamics and needs of the global marketplace. We pride ourselves on delivering the best technology, products and services, and leaders like Stephen help IPC stay at the forefront of developments worldwide, so we can continue to help our clients maintain their competitive edge."