02.12.2014

Perseus Lands Karen Bertoli as Chief Marketing Officer

Veteran Fintech Energiser Continues to Rise; Representing an Elite of Leading Financial Technology Women Globally

New York & London   – Feb 12, 2014 – Perseus Telecom, a leading provider of high-speed global connectivity, High Precision Time™ and Market-to-Market networks announced today Karen Bertoli joins as Chief Marketing Officer. Ms. Bertoli is to lead the global brand and act as spokesperson across all asset classes, cryptocurrency (Bitcoin), fibre, microwave access, multi-media and online gaming. Karen sits on the Executive Committee with founding members and reports directly to Chief Executive Dr Jock Percy. Karen will be based at the company’s Miami office and be a regular at company offices in Chicago, London, New York, Sao Paulo and Hong Kong.

“We’re delighted and proud Karen has joined Perseus”, says Jock Percy. “Karen has a phenomenal pedigree combined with industry wide respect and we have no doubt that her excellence in finance and technology will be of tremendous value to Perseus, our customers, and our partners as we go through year on year triple digit growth”

“I’m honoured to join the Perseus team and welcome this tremendous opportunity,” says Ms Bertoli. “My level of respect and consideration for the engineers and designers who truly are the core of the company is impossible to overstate; I’ve studied and worked for many years on how to best translate next generation Perseus innovations for customer acquisition and company growth. At Perseus we will defuse mystery and relay the cost savings and convenience of an automated world.”

The former Chief Marketing Officer of London-based Fixnetix will remain as an Advisor to the market data, trading and risk control provider. Perseus and Fixnetix recently aligned to offer a leading tier one bank High Precision Time™,  a next generation network offering that provides customers with compliance practices regarding proof of government certified time and is currently deployed in New York, Chicago, London and Tokyo.

“Karen Bertoli has played an instrumental role in building global awareness of my company for the past four years and directly impacted our business through strategic communications and relationships,” says Hugh Hughes, Chief Executive of Fixnetix. “Ms Bertoli’s market knowledge and product understanding across the asset classes makes her a marvelous addition to our joint business plans with Perseus. We have known Perseus for a number of years and this appointment will only expand our business plans.”

Ms Bertoli is an Advisory Board Member for Traders Fulcrum, fellow of the new contemporary art museum in Miami called PAMM and a fitness enthusiast.

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About Perseus Telecom

Perseus Telecom is an award winning global facilities based licensed carrier of enterprise and telecommunications services with a focus on ultra-low latency global connectivity. Perseus provides many of the world’s fastest market-to-market routes between Chicago, New York, London, Frankfurt, Brazil and Mexico. The company was recently awarded for the fastest trans-Atlantic route between New York and London (QuanTA™) and Brazil and USA (LiquidPath®). Perseus has also been operating the fastest routes between London and Frankfurt over its wireless microwave service since October 2012.

More Information: http://perseustelecom.com/contact/

Contact:

Karen Bertoli, Chief Marketing Officer, Karen@perseustelecom.com +1 (305) 301-0520

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