20:20 Mobile France appoints new MD and sales director

20:20 Mobile Group has announced two changes to its senior team in France with the appointment of a new managing director and sales director.

Pierre-Yvon Mechali joins 20:20 Mobile as French MD from Ingram Micro in France, where he was deputy MD. Meanwhile Tuam Lam has been appointed sales director in France, joining from Vivanco.

Current MD, Tom Mulvenna, will remain with the business, advising on the transition before redeploying within the 20:20 Mobile Group.

Commenting on the appointments, Group CEO Meinie Oldersma, said: “I’m delighted to welcome both Pierre-Yvon and Tuam to 20:20 Mobile where their long experience and expertise will help us further develop our presence in the French market. Tom Mulvenna leaves a sound infrastructure for them to achieve our ambitious growth plans.”

Mechali said: “20:20 Mobile is the pre-eminent player in the mobile distribution market across Europe so this felt like a natural fit. I’m very much looking forward to working with Meinie and the team.”

Lam added: “There is exciting potential in the French market and I am looking forward in helping drive that forward and fully confident we will do so.”