Simon Manley has joined The Indigo Group as Chief Commercial Officer to accelerate its growth plans and further strengthen its management team.

Simon has over 25 years of commercial experience, having previously worked as Commercial Vice President for rfxcel Corporation, a leading SaaS based track and trace solutions provider, as well as senior roles at Oracle Corporation, McKesson and Microsoft owned Nuance.

With considerable experience in the sector, Simon will add significant commercial and technical knowledge to the Indigo team.

Simon said of his appointment: “I am thrilled and honoured to be joining the Indigo Group at such an exciting time in its history. The vision for the Group is to be the number one provider of supply chain led workforce solutions in the UK, and I have already witnessed how incredibly hard-working and dynamic the staff are throughout the whole company.

“I have already seen the amazing growth trajectory of the Group from the outside, and so it is very exciting to now be part of Indigo and help contribute to its bright future. I am looking forward to playing my part towards steering the company to become the market leader in the sector in the very near future.”

Ian Cole-Wilkins, CEO at The Indigo Group, added: “We are very pleased Simon has decided to commit the next stage of his career to Indigo. Simon’s experience will be invaluable over the next few years as we continue our evolution towards a fully digitally led group, offering a range of services to both the corporate and the owner managed business markets.

“The executive management team at Indigo is looking forward to working closely with Simon and we are excited to see his contribution to the launch of new products and services from Indigo, as well as help us develop into new sectors.”