LINX Announces CEO’s Retirement and Names Successor
On Wednesday 29th May long-standing LINX CEO, John Souter, announced his intention to retire at the end of 2019.
John has served as LINX CEO for the last 18+ years, whilst the exchange point has grown from around 100 to the 885 ASNs that are connected today. Current CMO, Kurtis Lindqvist, has been confirmed as his successor.
Kurtis said: “I am very honoured to have been selected as the next CEO for LINX. Under John’s leadership, LINX has become recognised as the worlds leading membership Internet Exchange and seen a tremendous growth. John has built a fantastic team at LINX and I look forward to leading LINX and the team, at a time when the interconnection market is changing.”