HONG KONG, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Global Cloud Xchange today announced the appointment of Vanina de Verneuil as General Counsel. Ms. de Verneuil will serve on the company’s executive leadership team assuming responsibility for global corporate and legal affairs.
Ms. de Verneuil joins the company with over 10 years of experience representing corporate and financial institutions on a variety of capital markets and M&A transactions. She has led award-winning transactions in the government sector as well as for social media and OTT organizations. Ms. de Verneuil has broad-based legal experience in transactions in the Americas, Europe and Asia and is also fluent and has worked in Spanish, French, English, Mandarin and Portuguese.
"Vanina has a diverse legal background and extensive experience working with both established and emerging growth companies. Her global perspective and acquisition experience is a great match for our business as we actively pursue our long-term global growth strategy," said Bill Barney, CEO, Global Cloud Xchange.
Prior to joining Global Cloud Xchange, Ms. de Verneuil was a senior corporate lawyer at Shearman & Sterling LLP in Paris, Hong Kong and Beijing. She began her legal career at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett in New York.
Ms. de Verneuil received her J.D. from NYU Law, B.A. from Duke University and completed Wharton Business School’s Executive Education in Strategy and General Management. She also obtained a diploma in European Legal Studies from the University of Paris X in Paris, France.
About Global Cloud Xchange
Global Cloud Xchange (GCX) offers a comprehensive portfolio of solutions customized for carriers, enterprises and new media companies. GCX owns the world’s largest private undersea cable system spanning more than 67,000 route kms which, seamlessly integrated with Reliance Communications’ 200,000 route kms of domestic optic fiber backbone, provides a robust Global Service Delivery Platform. With connections to 40 key business markets worldwide spanning Asia, North America, Europe and the Middle East, GCX delivers Managed Services to more than 160 countries and offer extensive VPLS-enabled Ethernet network capabilities globally. GCX is equipped to support businesses through the deployment of next generation Enterprise solutions across its Cloud Delivery Networks.
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