Amsterdam Internet Exchange (AMS-IX) has appointed Iris Vonk as its chief financial officer (CFO) and Mike Baron as its senior director sales & marketing.
AMS-IX has announced that two new experienced members are joined to the organization. Peter van Burgel, CEO of AMS-IX, states: “AMS-IX is continuously evolving to keep delivering and providing premium and high-quality interconnection services to its members and customers. The CFO and Senior Director of Sales & Marketing positions play a pivotal role in our dynamic organization. We are very glad to welcome Iris and Mike to our organization as they both bring extensive knowledge and experience from their respective fields.”
Iris Vonk and Mike Baron
Iris Vonk started her career back in 1995 as an auditor at PricewaterhouseCoopers and subsequently held several senior financial management positions in the media and entertainment industry in the Netherlands and the UK. Before joining AMS-IX, Iris worked for 5 years as the CFO at Platform 161 B.V. Iris says: “AMS-IX operates in a rapidly changing environment and I look forward to work with a team of proud professionals and support them in delivering the company’s growth objectives.”
Mike Baron held several positions at CGI since 2004. He also has a Technical Software Engineering and IT consultancy background which enables him to easily relate to both Information Technology and Technical Infrastructure topics. Mike held the position of Director Consulting Services at CGI Group Inc before joining AMS-IX. He says: “It’s an exciting time to work for AMS-IX. The worlds of Business, IT and connectivity are merging rapidly. I am excited to start and execute the commercial part of the long term strategy of AMS-IX.”