Jeanine van der Vlist appointed as new Commercial Director of Eurofiber

Provider of high-quality digital infrastructure welcomes senior manager with broad telecom experience to exploit growth potential

Utrecht, 2 April 2015 – Jeanine van der Vlist has joined Eurofiber in the role of Commercial Director with effect from 1 April. Van der Vlist is a familiar name in the telecom sector, having previously filled senior roles with companies such as Essent, Alcatel-Lucent and Worldmax. Van der Vlist has now decided to opt for the flexibility, dynamism and entrepreneurial drive of Eurofiber, which is growing strongly and where she can operate more closely to the business and provide direction to its activities.

“Eurofiber is a successful company, with immense potential for growth. Demand for bandwidth continues to grow exponentially in our digital society due to capacity-hungry developments, such as the Internet of Things and big data. Smart society initiatives also contribute to this demand. Eurofiber is in a unique position to meet this need. It has an open, state-of-the-art fibre-optic network, excellent products, an expert workforce and loyal and satisfied customers. It is energizing to work for a company such as this,” says Van der Vlist.

Van der Vlist brings a wealth of experience in the telecom industry and strong leadership skills to Eurofiber. She joins Eurofiber from Essent, where she held the position of managing director B2B. Her previous roles include that of managing director Netherlands for Alcatel-Lucent, where she was also responsible for the KPN Global Account Business Unit, and CEO of network provider Worldmax.