A new chief operating officer has been appointed at a Sheffield-based group of telecommunications businesses.
The Templand Group businesses include ITI Network Services and ITI Electrical Services, providing expertise in fixed, mobile and wireless telecommunications – surveys, procurement, installations, testing, support and maintenance; and electrical installations, testing, maintenance and surveys.
Ian Bell has been appointed as chief operating officer to provide support to the board and employees across all group businesses.
His career has spanned the information technology, refrigeration, catering, and food service industries.
Jason Denmark, Templand Group chief executive, said: “I am delighted to announce the appointment of Ian Bell as group COO. Ian's position supports our long term intention to invest both in the group businesses and the people who are most instrumental within them.
“Ian's position will provide dynamic and objective support for each director and individual members of the senior management team. Alongside this he will develop group ambassadorial duties and provide further support within business planning. His extensive experience will help drive performance measures through growth and will be instrumental to not only the Templand Group's development, but individual personal development, which is essential for the continual success of the group.”