IT Lifecycle Management provider n2s has appointed James Bates as CEO to drive its next stage growth ambition.
Bates brings experience across senior management, corporate sales, supply chain and procurement having served as MD of Rapid Electronics for seven years and holding various leadership roles at RS Components.
Prior to this, Bates was involved in the design, testing and manufacture of sub-sea gas and fibre optic cables at JDR Cable Systems.
He said: “The business is poised for significant growth over the next three years and has the technical expertise, operational structure, processing capacity and investment in place to support this.
n2s Chairman, Jonathan Hebbes added: “James’ expertise in digitalisation will be pivotal in driving the company forward with agility and scale required to respond quickly to accelerating demand from corporates, government departments and OEMs.”
Each year n2s refurbishes, remarkets and recycles around 250,000 IT devices and components with none of the equipment processed being wasted.