Retarus Press Release:

Global Messaging Specialist boosts Senior Management:

Steve MacDiarmid appointed Director Sales Germany at Retarus

Munich, 28/07/2014 // Steve MacDiarmid has been appointed Director Sales Germany and will assume the role with immediate effect. His duties will include expanding Retarus’ sales network in Germany in order to drive growth and contributing to the group’s ongoing success. MacDiarmid will report directly to Johannes Hecker, Retarus Group COO.
Steve MacDiarmid (51) grew up both in the US and Germany. He has been in the international telecommunications and IT business for over 14 years, during which time he has developed formidable leadership skills and gathered extensive sales experience at various leading telecommunications companies. Steve’s previous position was Head of Global Sales at Telefónica Global Solutions in Munich where he was responsible for Multinational Corporations (MNC) in the automotive, media and logistics industries.
Apart from swiftly implementing the set sales targets in Germany and developing standard guidelines for strategic sales, Steve will focus on expanding the key account business in order to position Retarus as a strategic partner of cloud-based messaging services, particularly among large companies with international operations.
“Steve MacDiarmid is the ideal person to take over as Director Sales Germany. He’s an expert in the telecommunications sector who knows the managed services business and its related sales processes like the back of his hand. As the former Head of Global Sales at Telefónica Global Solutions, he has just the experience and qualifications we were looking for to fill this strategically crucial position here at the Retarus Group”, said Johannes Hecker, Retarus Group COO.

About Retarus

Retarus is a leading global provider of professional messaging solutions and has been developing and offering services for electronic corporate communications since 1992. Retarus' vision is to create the perfect network for the global economy. Therein, Retarus manages the safe and efficient flow of information for enterprises around the world. Retarus' solutions optimize business process communications, ensuring business continuity and providing highest levels of security and performance. Companies such as Adidas, Bayer, Continental, DHL, DZ Bank, Honda, Linde, Osram, Puma, Sixt, Sony and Thomas Cook as well as 50 percent of the enterprises listed in EURO STOXX 50 rely on Retarus' messaging services to exchange mission-critical business documents. Each of Retarus' employees makes the company's core service values customer focus, innovation, high quality and transparency their mission.

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