Infomedia, a global leader in Direct Carrier Billing (DCB) is delighted to announce that Ken Hills has been appointed Chairman of the company, and will join the Board as a Director, with effect from the 1st February 2019.This new position has been created to strengthen the business, deliver strategic direction and provide increased governance for the next stage of our growth.
Ken has extensive experience in helping businesses deal with challenges through turnaround, transformation and growth. He has experience both in executive and non-executive capacities, either leading a business as CEO or the board as Chairman. Most recently he has focused on small and medium sized business but has also worked successfully with large multinationals.
Ken worked with Lloyds Development Capital as Chairman and Non-Executive Director on a number of their investments. In July 2016, he joined Black Swan Data (blackswan.com) as Chairman, introducing LDC as an investor. Blackswan is a fast growth Data Analytics business with investment by, Mitsui, Blackstone, Albion Ventures and LDC.
“We are delighted to welcome Ken Hills to the Board of Infomedia as our Chairman and look forward to working with him. Ken brings with him extensive experience, having successful grown a number of technology business and, during his time at LDC, chaired some of the most innovative fast growth businesses in the UK. His skillset will further strengthen our existing Board and add significant value in helping Infomedia deliver its future growth ambitions.”
Michael Tomlins,Chief Executive Officer, Infomedia
“I am delighted to be joining Michael and the team at Infomedia. The DCB market is at an exciting point in its development and I look forward to working with the team to make payment via mobile billing a mainstream method of paying for products and services worldwide”
Ken Hills, Chairman, Infomedia
There are in excess of 4 billion mobile phones in the world and this number is set to grow by 800 million over the next 3 years. Mobile devices are central to how consumers engage and transact with organisations, yet only a handful of businesses have managed to effectively monetise the world`s largest digital channel.
Infomedia is a global leader in Direct Carrier Billing (“DCB”), enabling the world`s leading brands to conveniently charge digital purchases to more than 500 million customers` mobile phone accounts in as little as a single click.