Epsilon Appoints Industry Veterans Carl Roberts and Raymond Yeo to C-Level Positions
Carl Roberts joins Epsilon as its Chief Commercial Officer and Raymond Yeo has become its Chief Financial Officer
SINGAPORE, 1 December 2016 – Epsilon, a privately owned global communications service provider, has appointed Carl Roberts as its Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) and Raymond Yeo as its Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Both executives bring decades of experience to their roles and are positioned to support Epsilon’s next wave of growth.
Carl Roberts has held a variety of roles in the Information and Communications Technology industry over the last 30 years. Most recently he served as Group Vice President of Verizon’s International Carrier and Wholesale Division. Before Verizon, Roberts held Senior Executive positions at MCI, WorldCom Global One and IBM, having started his career in the legal profession working for Ashurst, Morris, Crisp & Co.
“I’m excited to be joining a fast-paced and innovative business like Epsilon, especially at this stage of its development. Epsilon has a proven track-record of success and is providing its customers with fluid, scalable and efficient connectivity that drives growth. My role gives me an opportunity to bring Epsilon’s transformative solutions to more customers all over the world and enable them to benefit from Cloud-centric networking,” said Carl Roberts, CCO at Epsilon.
Raymond Yeo joins Epsilon from a CFO position at M1 Ltd, one of Singapore’s mobile and fixed telecommunications providers. He has more than 25 years’ experience in auditing, as well as local and regional financial management. Yeo has held positions within a variety of sectors including telecommunications, internet and technology. He was involved in several initial public offerings, merger and acquisitions.
“I see Epsilon as a very attractive and innovative organisation with a lot of momentum behind it. Epsilon is defining a new era in telco by putting Cloud, connectivity and its customers at the heart of its innovation. It is helping service providers across the globe on their cloudification journeys. I am eager to be a part of this exciting journey to further grow the organisation with its winning combination of technologies, solutions and people,” said Raymond Yeo, CFO at Epsilon.
For more than a decade, Epsilon has been dedicated to simplifying how its customers connect their applications and services. It delivers Cloud-centric networking via a robust, elastic and intelligent Platform as a Service (PaaS) model from enterprise locations and data centres to locations in more than 170 countries.
“Building out the senior leadership team is important for our future growth and shaping a business that competes on the highest level. We are dedicated to delivering Cloud-centric networks that provide a foundation for the applications, ecosystems and communities of the future. With the support of Carl and Raymond, I believe our business is ready to enter a new phase of development. It is truly exciting time for Epsilon,” said Jerzy Szlosarek, CEO at Epsilon.