Atex announces new Group CEO
5 July 2012 - Atex has announced a new Group CEO to strengthen the ongoing leadership and development of the business and support its accelerated growth into the digital marketplace. Gary Stokes will be joining the company with immediate effect.
Gary has considerable experience gained in complex international and service-based B2B businesses. With a background in finance, he has led both quoted and privately owned businesses and has a track record in delivering performance and value enhancement for the long term benefit of customers, staff and stakeholders.
Jim Rose will be leaving Atex after a seven year career during which he served as a Non Executive Director and for the last eighteen months, as Group Chief Executive Officer.
Gary comments, "We thank Jim for his dedication and key contributions to Atex during the company’s global expansion and wish him well in his future endeavours."
“I’m privileged to be joining Atex, a leading global software company, alongside some of the best people in the industry. We have strong growth plans for our outstanding products, which we are delivering to newspapers, magazines and broadcasters, as well as pure play digital media and online gaming channels”.