Three welcomes new CIO

Three UK today announces that Stephen Reidy has been appointed as Chief Information Officer (CIO).

Stephen has been CIO for Three Ireland since 2014 and will now lead a dual role in the Technology functions across both businesses, responsible for IT transformation, IT strategy & architecture, Data and programme delivery.

Following a successful IT & Business transformation in Ireland, Stephen then led and delivered the UK business’ large-scale IT & Business transformation programme. The transformation enhances the customer experience and enables the business to react to changing customer demands.

Stephen brings a wealth of experience. Prior to his role at Three Ireland, he held senior leadership positions at O2 Ireland and Orange UK in which he led IT transformational change including the integration of Orange/T-Mobile (EE) and Three/O2 Ireland.

Stephen will take over from Belinda Finch, who recently left Three UK after three years with the company.

David Hennessy, Chief Technical Officer, Three UK and Three Ireland, said: “Stephen has a wealth of experience as CIO and I am delighted that he is taking on the role across both our UK and Ireland businesses. Stephen has already led our IT transformation programme, which is key to supporting our vision to deliver better connectivity every day, for every customer.”

Stephen Reidy, incoming Chief Information Officer, Three UK and Three Ireland, said: “I am delighted to be continuing my journey with Three UK and very much look forward to leading the IT team in continuing to deliver a great experience for our customers and help Three UK to continue to grow and thrive as a business.”

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