Manchester based Maginus, a leading wholesale distribution and retail IT solution provider, has announced the appointment of Gerry Booth to the position of Professional Services Director. Gerry has 25 years of experience in IT service delivery, consultancy, management and deployment of global projects for large companies.
In the role, Gerry will take responsibility for Maginus’ Professional Services division, including the Microsoft Dynamics AX development and consulting teams, the Maginus OMS consulting team and Project Management.
Maginus CEO Simon Weeks commented: “Gerry brings a wealth of experience in delivering multichannel projects that support global business change management, business strategy and process transformation that will help us to further enhance the quality of service we deliver to our customers. As the wholesale distribution and retail sectors continue to evolve rapidly, it is vital that we manage our delivery capability effectively as the business grows.”
Gerry joins Maginus from GlaxoSmithKline where she was responsible for the company’s change management strategy, having previously held senior roles with organisations such as JDA, Torex and Manugistics. While at JDA Gerry worked with a range organisations including IKEA, Heinz, United Biscuits, Wickes, Merck Serono, Co-op, Iceland, Diageo and Mothercare.