Published: 09.25 Europe/London, May 30, 2011

Turkish wireless networking specialist AirTies has appointed two familiar figures to its sales organisation. Philippe Michaud has been appointed to target growth in telecoms, while Karl Tempest-Mitchell will head broadcast sales.

Michaud has ten years experience in telecom equipment sales. Most recently he was sales director, EMEA, for Pace, establishing the European sales structure to address telecom operators in Europe, UAE and Latin America.

Tempest-Mitchell has more than 15 years experience in the set-top box sector. Prior to joining AirTies he was responsible for business development, sales and marketing and led ADB’s business development in EMEA.