Mr. Philippe Jetté, President and Chief Executive Officer of Cogeco Inc. and Cogeco Communications Inc., is pleased to announce the nomination of Susan Bowen to the position of President of Cogeco Peer 1, effective September 1, 2018.
With over 20 years’ experience in the technology industry, Ms. Bowen is a transformational leader with deep expertise in operations, sales and general management. Prior to taking on the leadership role at Cogeco Peer 1, Ms. Bowen, was the Company’s Vice President and General Manager, Europe, Middle East and Asia, where she spearheaded the strategic and tactical direction of business operations in the region with a strong focus on sustaining revenue growth and driving operational efficiency, while supporting customers in their day-to-day business. Before joining Cogeco she was Chief of Staff at Hewlett Packard Enterprise responsible for leading their growth in the UK and Ireland, and their SMB program. Ms. Bowen has a Post-Graduate certificate in Education from the University of Greenwich and a Master’s certificate in Project Management from George Washington University. She is the Chair of TechUK Women in Tech Council.
Cogeco Peer 1 is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Cogeco Communications Inc. (TSX:CCA) and is a global provider of essential business-to-business products and services, such as colocation, network connectivity, managed hosting, cloud services and managed services, that allow its customers in more than 80 countries across the globe to focus on their core business. With 16 data centres, extensive FastFiber Network® and more than 50 points-of-presence in North America and Europe combined, Cogeco Peer 1 is a trusted partner to businesses small, medium and large, providing the ability to access, move, manage and store mission-critical data worldwide, backed by superior customer support.