Elite Group helping business with a new strategic appointment

Updated: July 16th, 2024

Phil Scanlon appointed as Elite Group’s new Commercial Director

Leading technology company Elite Group has bolstered its customer-focussed Commercial Division with the appointment of Phil Scanlon as Commercial Director – IT Services.

Phil, based at the company’s Head Office in Chorley, who has worked at Elite since 2016 following the acquisition of his business Netcentrix/SystemHost, now joins the team with over 30 years of specialist technical knowledge under his belt, having helped deploy Cloud and application services for numerous businesses ranging from small companies all the way to enterprise customers of 10,000+ users.

Elite Group offers an advanced range of solutions aimed at helping companies both in the UK and internationally, ensuring customers get the most from their Technology Services.  One of Phil’s first tasks will be to ensure both Elite’s current and future customers get the best possible products and services to support them in an ever changing world with continued access to the latest technological advances.

For anyone looking to explore how new technologies can help them and their business, Phil’s expertise in assessing and driving business benefit will be key for Elite and its customers.  Using his technical and commercial background, Phil has the ability to fine tune and further develop a variety of technical solutions and services to provide tangible business benefits and ROI for customers.

Peter Jury, Group Commercial Director at Elite Group, said: “Phil Scanlon’s appointment is great news for the business and for our customers. Phil has been an integral part of the business for many years, working alongside our customers to deliver innovative solutions, and supporting the wider business to drive forward our products and services. He will continue to deliver the same benefits in the business while developing the strategic plan for our current and future Technology Product and Services.

“Today, more than ever, customers are telling us they need to get a better understanding of the different IT Services available to help them and their businesses overcome the current challenges and continue to adapt to remote working.  With so many IT products and services available it is crucial that everyone gets the right information about which technologies to invest in, and how these will help them achieve their business goals.”

“Phil’s experience and detailed approach will be a great asset for both Elite and our clients as we continue to develop and roll-out our roadmap of game-changing technology solutions designed to enable business  operate securely and profitably.  Having worked with companies of all shapes and sizes and taking the lead in a number of projects using real-world applications and knowledge, Phil is able to translate a customer’s needs and requirements into transformational solutions for businesses.”

Phil Scanlon, Commercial Director – IT Services at Elite Group, said: “My passion is helping companies innovate whilst keeping an eye on costs and the all-important return on investment. I’m really happy to be joining Elite’s Commercial team and can’t wait to get stuck in so we can continue to provide the latest technology solutions and services, allowing customers to achieve their business goals and overcome their challenges in the coming years.

“Our priority at Elite is our customers and providing secure and collaborative solutions which allow them to increase their productivity and profitability.  Anyone starting or already on this journey can come to us for the best advice and assistance.”

Elite Group is a leading and trusted Managed Service Solutions provider which delivers secure, reliable and cost-effective IT and communications services to UK and international businesses.