LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Xirrus, the leading provider of high-performance wireless networks, has announced Thomas W. Haak joining the company as Regional Sales Director for DACH. In this role, Haak will lead the growing regional sales team, as the company scales to meet increasing local market demand. This hire is the latest strategic step towards building a stronger presence of the rapidly growing Wi-Fi provider in this region. At Xirrus, Haak will oversee and manage a dramatic expansion of the channel in the DACH region, recruiting partners to meet the increasing level of demand for Xirrus Wi-Fi.
Haak brings more than 30 years of sales experience to this role, as well as a solid technical background in IT, specialising in Wi-Fi. Prior to this appointment, Haak served as Director of Sales at AirTight Networks (now Mojo Networks), a company focused on Wi-Fi infrastructure. Whilst there, he was responsible for introducing the brand to the markets in Germany, Austria and Switzerland, as well as creating a partner network. Prior to this, he was Territory Manager Austria and Eastern Europe at Aruba Networks, and has worked in various responsibilities for companies such as Compaq, Cisco and 3Com.
“The demand for fast, reliable, cloud-managed Wi-Fi solutions is greater than ever, and Xirrus offers innovative technology that makes it uniquely positioned to meet this increased demand,” said Thomas W. Haak, Regional Sales Director DACH, Xirrus. “I look forward to working with the Xirrus team and our local partners to provide their customers and the people using Wi-Fi networks the best experience available on the planet.”
“The Wi-Fi market in EMEA is amidst a technology revolution, as businesses and carriers start to adopt new cloud-based mobile services to drive their business.” Jillian Mansolf, CMO and Vice President EMEA said. “Haak was selected based on his 30 years of experience, knowledge and expertise in the industry. He will contribute to the transformation of the Wi-Fi market in the DACH region and drive new routes to market for Xirrus Wi-Fi.”
About Xirrus, Inc.
Xirrus is the leading provider of high-performance wireless networks. Xirrus solutions perform under the most demanding circumstances, offering consistent “wired-like” performance with superior coverage and security. The Xirrus suite of Wi-Fi optimized solutions – high density access points, access points, cloud services, and wired switches – provide seamless connectivity and unified management across the network. Xirrus provides a vital strategic business and IT infrastructure advantage to industries that depend on wireless to operate business-critical applications. With tens of thousands of customer solutions deployed globally, Xirrus maintains operations and partnerships across the globe. Xirrus is a privately held company and is headquartered in Thousand Oaks, CA. For more information please visit: www.xirrus.com and follow us on Twitter:@Xirrus.