Porta Communications has appointed Brian Tyson as its new executive director.
Tyson is currently managing partner of Newgate Australia, which is Porta's largest business.
"Newgate's Australian operations were launched from a standing start in May 2013 and now employ 90 people with offices in Sydney, Melbourne, Canberra, Brisbane and Perth," chairman John Foley said.
"This growth is testament to Brian's knowledge of the Australian market, his ability to effectively lead a team of colleagues and his understanding of the fundamentals of profitable, successful service delivery."
At 9:23am: (LON:PTCM) Porta Communications PLC share price was 0p at 3.5p