Novi, MI (PRWEB) June 07, 2012
ProtectCell, a pioneer in handset protection, today announced the appointment of Arun Desouza as Chief Operating Officer.
“Arun has a proven track record of defining solutions that improve efficiencies, support strategic goals and streamline operations,” said Bryan Finnerty, Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder of ProtectCell. “We are pleased to have Arun join ProtectCell and look forward to adding his depth of experience to our strong leadership team.”
Desouza brings with him more than 18 years of operations, information technology and leadership experience. He was most recently Director of Strategic Planning and Security / Deputy Chief Information Officer for INERGY Automotive Systems, a global Tier One supplier of automotive fuel systems. Desouza comes to ProtectCell with an extensive background in organizational transformation, enterprise collaboration and process improvement.
In his new role, Desouza will be responsible for ensuring efficient business operations within ProtectCell. He will also lead design, development and deployment of operational improvements based on performance metrics and oversee the Operations, Information Technology and Human Resources departments.
Desouza has received several prestigious industry awards during his career, including being selected by Computerworld Magazine as a 2012 Premier 100 IT Leader. He holds Bachelors, Masters and Ph.D. degrees in Chemical Engineering.
ProtectCell safeguards consumers’ wireless lifestyles by offering valuable services and protection compared to limited warranties and standard insurance. Known for its strong alliances with industry-leading partners, ProtectCell continues to evolve in order to meet the growing demands of both consumers and independent wireless dealers. For more information, please visit protectcell.com.