Kathleen Schneider To Head Up Level 3 EMEA Product and Marketing Efforts

Global network services company Level 3 Communications has named Kathleen Schneider as the Senior Vice President Product and Marketing, EMEA, leading all product, marketing, communications, business development, commercial operations and customer experience for the region. Schneider brings significant international experience, with a successful track record of business-to-business marketing in the technology sector.

kathy_schneiderMost recently, Schneider was Senior Vice President, Marketing and Communications for Criteo, a publicly-traded technology company specialising in digital marketing and big data.  Prior to Criteo, Schneider spent nearly 14 years at Dell Inc. in a variety of marketing leadership roles in the US and EMEA serving medium-to-large enterprise customers. Schneider began her career in brand management for Kraft Foods, based in Mexico City.

Andrew Crouch, Regional President, EMEA and GAM Division, says Schneider is a key addition to the EMEA leadership team. “As Level 3 continues to grow its market share in EMEA, Kathleen will act as a strategic partner to our sales channels and global marketing organization to leverage Level 3‘s global network footprint to solve our customers’ growth, efficiency and security challenges. Her strategic thinking and understanding of EMEA customers’ needs will enhance our go-to-market plans in key markets.”

Schneider will be based at Level 3‘s EMEA regional headquarters in London. The Level 3 EMEA region serves customers in more than 30 countries. Level 3 solutions include IP-based voice and data communications; data center and colocation facilities; video and content distribution; security, cloud, managed and professional services.