16 May 2023 – Belfast-based conversational AI company, Syndeo, today announced the appointment of key senior hires in business development, product strategy and partnerships. This strategic move is testament to Syndeo’s commitment to expansion and its dedication to meeting the growing demand for its AI-powered solutions.
As the AI market continues to evolve rapidly, Syndeo has positioned itself at the forefront of this transformative industry with its conversational AI platform. With a proven track record of delivering solutions for global brands, Syndeo has experienced remarkable momentum in recent years. Notably, Syndeo recently rolled out its platform for a leading global retailer, spanning 26 countries and supporting 34 languages.
To further propel their growth trajectory, Syndeo has strategically added top talent to their team. The newly appointed senior hires bring a wealth of experience and expertise to their respective roles, enabling Syndeo to capitalize on emerging opportunities and solidify its position as a leader in the conversational AI space.
Leading the charge in business development is Sandra Judd, the newly appointed Head of Growth. Sandra has an impressive background in delivering revenue growth for global technology companies, including Sun Microsystems, Genesys and Affiniti. Sandra worked in various roles at Genesys during her ten-year tenure, from Sales Director to Global Account Director and is poised to spearhead Syndeo’s expansion efforts.
In addition, Rodney Hassard joins Syndeo as VP of Product Growth and Partner Engagement. Rodney brings a wealth of experience in product management, strategic partnerships and innovation, having led the Self-Service, AI and Automation product line and go-to-market strategy at Genesys Engage and Multicloud for the last 8 years. Before that Rodney played a key role for SpeechStorm by expanding channel business into mainland Europe and the US before the company was acquired by Genesys in 2015.
With a proven track record of building strategic partnerships with technology leaders such as Google, and products that lead to revenue growth, Rodney’s expertise will be instrumental in ensuring the company remains at the cutting-edge of conversational AI technology.
“We are delighted to welcome Sandra and Rodney to the Syndeo team,” said Oliver Lennon, CEO of Syndeo.
“Their extensive experience and deep understanding of the industry will be instrumental in fuelling our accelerated growth plans. With their strategic leadership and expertise, we are well positioned to capture new market opportunities and further elevate our position in the conversational AI landscape.” added Oliver.
Syndeo’s commitment to attracting top talent aligns with its dedication to delivering exceptional conversational AI solutions that redefine digital customer experiences. The company’s growth remains on an upward trajectory, fuelled by the increasing demand for conversational AI technology across various industries.