As of 2nd September the office will be focusing on solutions to current business issues such as BYOD and enterprise mobility, converged infrastructure and data centre efficiency. The team will be working closely with Cisco, Aruba, APC by Schneider Electric and Flexpod to deliver these solutions.
Nick Claxson, CEO, Comtec, said, ‘Manchester has the ambition and the investment to become one of Europe’s top 20 digital cities by 2020. As a company which brings together systems design and installation, award winning data centre solutions, network connectivity and unified communications service provision, Comtec not only shares that drive but also brings together a unique mix of technologies and skills to help Manchester realise these goals.’
The Manchester office will be led by James Taylor (pictured) who has been recruited from Schneider Electric to launch the new office and to establish this local focal point for the company’s customers in the North West of England.
Taylor said, ‘We’re excited to be able to play our part in the growth of this important region – Manchester has a well deserved reputation as a centre for innovation. As the UK’s largest regional economy and a thriving technology community, we look forward to participating in the creation of new jobs and helping businesses continue to grow and thrive.’
Established in 1994, Comtec has been providing a wide range of solutions for customers IT, data centre and communications needs across the UK. This latest expansion reflects the company’s confidence and optimism in the continuing economic prosperity of the North West of England.