LONDON, UK, Oct. 1, 2013 — HP today announces the appointment of Andy Isherwood as managing director of HP UK & Ireland and leader of Enterprise Group UK&I, effective November 1, 2013. He will report to Peter Ryan, Senior Vice President Enterprise Group & Managing Director HP EMEA.
A veteran of HP for more than 25 years, Andy’s last role was senior vice president of Worldwide Sales, Services and Support, HP Software.
He has held key roles in the United Kingdom, Europe and Worldwide, including VP for the software business in EMEA, VP of global and enterprise accounts in EMEA, UK sales director, UK channel manager, UK sales director financial services, European channel sales and marketing manager, European alliances general manager and a number of other sales and management roles.
“I congratulate Andy on his appointment and wish him every success,” said Peter Ryan, Senior Vice President Enterprise Group & Managing Director, HP EMEA. “He is a very experienced and talented leader and the right person to run the UK business. Today's announcement also underlines our commitment to career development, and continued support to move and promote internal talent — Andy joined HP in 1988 with the graduate training program and has risen through the ranks.”
As previously announced, Nick Wilson, who has been in the UK&I MD role for the past four years, is moving to take up the role of General Manager of Enterprise Services and Managing Director of HP South Pacific.