Interxion Holding N.V. has announced that Giuliano Di Vitantonio has been named chief marketing & strategy officer. Di Vitantonio, who joins Interxion from Cisco, will articulate and implement the market and product strategies of the company. He will be based in London and report directly to Interxion chief executive officer David Ruberg.

“We are pleased to have someone of Giuliano’s caliber and experience join our team,” said Ruberg. “Throughout his career, Giuliano has established a strong track record of developing solutions for global customers and increasing the value of their IT investments. He will play a key role in helping us continue to produce the value that our customers have come to expect in an Interxion data center.”

“Enterprises globally are migrating to the cloud, and hybrid multi-cloud solutions are emerging as the preferred architecture for many customers worldwide. I am excited to be joining Interxion at this time in its history when, as a pan-European leader in data center colocation services, it is well positioned to capitalize on this trend through hybrid colocated cloud solutions based on our communities of interest,” said Di Vitantonio.

Di Vitantonio has over 20 years of experience in the IT industry. As Cisco’s vice president of marketing for data center & cloud, he led marketing for Cisco’s products in the Enterprise and Cloud Provider segments, bridging end user needs to cloud providers’ solutions. Prior to that, Di Vitantonio was at Hewlett-Packard, where he held a broad range of positions in R&D, strategy, consulting, business development and marketing. Giuliano’s areas of expertise include enterprise applications, IT management software, data center infrastructure, and business intelligence solutions. He earned a Master degree in EE/Telecommunications from the University of Bologna, and an MBA from the London Business School.