AMSTERDAM-Oct. 9, 2018- INTERXION HOLDING NV (NYSE:INXN, news), a leading European provider of carrier and cloud-neutral colocation data centre services, today announced that it has named John Doherty as Chief Financial Officer, effective 1st November 2018. Mr. Doherty brings over 25 years of experience in key leadership roles at Verizon, most recently as Senior Vice President of Corporate Development and Chairman and Chief Investment Officer of Verizon Ventures.
“I am pleased to welcome an executive of John’s calibre to the Interxion management team,” said David Ruberg, Interxion’s Chief Executive Officer. “John brings deep expertise in the technology and telecoms industries as well as a wealth of experience in managing and developing global and early-stage businesses from a financial and strategic perspective.”
At Verizon, Mr. Doherty’s responsibilities included supporting the development of group corporate strategy and executing corporate development initiatives including acquisitions, divestitures and venture investments. Previously, Mr. Doherty held a series of global leadership positions across the Verizon group, including the role of Chief Financial Officer of four different Verizon business units.
“I am delighted to be joining Interxion at an exciting juncture in its development,” said Mr. Doherty. “The company is firmly established as a European colocation market leader and I look forward to contributing to the continued strong growth of the business, accompanied by a clear focus on driving shareholder value.”