Velocix Positions for Growth with New Executive Hires

Velocix, the market’s leading provider of content delivery solutions, today announced that it has expanded its executive leadership team with new hires to manage its finance group and American sales activities.  Paul Cross has assumed the role of Chief Financial Officer at Velocix, heading up the company’s global finance organization.  Matt James was recently hired to lead all sales and customers activities for Velocix in the United States, Canada, and Latin America.

Paul Cross, CFO at Velocix said: “I am thrilled to be joining Velocix at such an exciting time. I look forward to working closely with Velocix employees, customers, and partners to continue strengthening our business and extending our leadership in the market.”

Paul has held senior level finance positions with Unit4, A10 Networks, Hewlett Packard, and 3Com and has a wealth of industry and finance experience in strategic outlook, business development, and financial operations.  Paul studied Business Management at the University of South Bank, London and is based in the UK.

Matt James, VP Sales, Americas at Velocix said: “Velocix has a very unique value proposition in the market, with a class-leading product set, strong customer references, and key partnerships that provide a great foundation for growth.  I look forward to connecting with new and existing customers throughout the region to discuss how Velocix can help accelerate their multi-screen video strategies.”

Matt has more than 20 years of sales and marketing leadership experience in the telecoms and cable industry, including executive positions at Alcatel-Lucent, TiVo and Espial.  Matt is based out of Washington, D.C. and holds Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Industrial Engineering from Texas Tech University.