Comnexa, the Channel Island’s accredited Salesforce partner, announce the arrival of Chris Orkney, to oversee customer success onshore in the UK.
Following the launch announcement of Comnexa’s London office, Chris will be responsible for the creation, and growth, of innovative new customer alliances; focussing on customer success for those headquartered in the UK, or other jurisdictions outside the Channel Islands.
“I am excited by Comnexa’s existing success stories and the passion the team have for delivering truly rewarding solutions,” said Chris. “Comnexa are able to help businesses find, win, and keep, customers through their dedication to data informed insight, alongside Salesforce’s transformational suite of solutions. I cannot wait to show and tell everything about the great company I have just joined.”
In 2018 Salesforce pledged to invest $2.5 billion into its UK business, and Comnexa are continuing to see increasing demand from multi-jurisdictional teams with a presence across both the Channel Islands and the UK. Chris will be joining Sheridan Kidd in Comnexa’s London based team.
Commenting on the appointment, Comnexa Managing Director, Dan Williams said:
“Our off-island business is going from strength to strength. Over the past few months we have seen a positive shift in our clients focussing their attention on customer-centric CRM solutions. We are looking forward to Chris helping new and existing clients thrive, particularly over the coming months."
Originally from Johannesburg, South Africa, with an academic background in real estate; Chris moved to London in 2009 where he embarked on a career in People and Technology consultancy. With a specialism in bringing the right people and technology together. Chris discovered the limitless possibilities of Salesforce in various roles, and most recently worked with customers to successfully integrate cloud communications systems with Salesforce to improve CRM intelligence and management reporting.