WCN makes senior appointments
WCN has appointed Adam Couch as vice president of sales – Americas, Julian Ladd as global head of sales and Peter Shaw as finance director.
Couch was most recently at Oracle leading sales of Oracle HCM Cloud and spent seven years’ prior as a vice president at Lumesse, responsible for sales across the US, Canada, Latin and South America. In his new role, WCN says he will be responsible for leading the sales of WCN Campus, the proven and engaging online solution for campus recruiting.
Ladd joins WCN from his roles as market vice president at Right Management and corporate development director at G4S. At WCN, the company states he will be responsible for contributing to the firm’s overall business growth strategy, overseeing business partnerships and sales, and increasing offerings to both existing and new clients.
Shaw will be responsible for the ongoing development of the management information systems critical to the administration of the business. The company says that he will oversee all aspects of finance, both in the UK and US, from financial reporting and processes, to business planning and brings a wealth of experience from global software and services organisations, having previously led finance and multi-functional support teams, for both SMEs and larger PLCs in both the UK and abroad.
Charles Hipps, CEO at WCN, said, “We are delighted to welcome Adam, Julian and Peter to WCN’s senior management team. The breadth of experience they bring will be crucial in driving the business forward, helping us meet our ambitious global growth plans.
“In particular, Adam and Julian join us at an important time, as we continue to develop and evolve the business, bringing their unrivaled knowledge and fierce commitment to the industry. I have no doubt that they will hit the ground running and be huge assets to the business.”