Press Release - Joanna Temple, Feb 27 2014

Salmon announces appointment of new Commercial Director

Salmon, specialists in delivering eCommerce and multichannel solutions, is pleased to announce the appointment of Iain Devine as its new Commercial Director with immediate effect.

Iain will be responsible for contributing to Salmon's overall strategy and increasing offerings to both existing and new clients. Iain will oversee marketing, strategic business partnerships and sales and will report into Neil Stewart, Salmon's CEO.

Iain joins from IBM, where he has had various roles since 2001. His last role, which he held for 3 years, saw him responsible for Commerce across Europe. Prior to this he was responsible for the UK and Ireland Software Business in the Financial Markets (Banking and Insurance).

Commenting on the new appointment, Neil Stewart said: "Iain brings valuable know-how to Salmon and will be an asset to the management team. His knowledge of commerce and international experience will be invaluable as we look to define more innovative solutions for our clients and grow our presence globally."

Devine commented: "I look forward to expanding Salmon's business globally and leveraging our relationship with WPP around the world as we look to help clients exploit the changes we are seeing in the digital market."

Iain studied at Aston University, Birmingham and received a Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Chemical Engineering.