[caption id="attachment_2468" align="alignleft" width="167"]Tim Fulton,  General Manager, Australia & New Zealand

Tim Fulton, General Manager, Australia & New Zealand[/caption]

With its new investment in Australia and New Zealand, StarLeaf establishes local presence to serve a flourishing market.

London, UK, April 08, 2015: StarLeaf, cloud video conferencing service provider and video endpoint manufacturer, announced further expansion and an increased presence in Australasia, with the appointment of well-known industry veteran, Tim Fulton, as General Manager for Australia and New Zealand.

Tim Fulton will oversee and manage StarLeaf's growth throughout the region. Talking of his appointment, Mark Loney, StarLeaf CEO, said "We're fortunate to have Tim join us right at a time of accelerated growth and increased demand for our products and services across the region. With his vast industry experience, we are now poised to seize this opportunity and establish ourselves as a market leader locally." The increased demand for video conferencing in Australasia has not gone unnoticed.

Leading market intelligence source, Global Industry Analysts, published a report last month (March 2015) asserting that the local video conferencing market is set for the most growth with a compound annual growth rate of 13.5 percent. "Demand for a high quality and easy-to-use video conferencing experience has never been stronger and StarLeaf is establishing a robust position in Australasia with its global cloud, innovative product range and ubiquitous interoperability." Said Tim Fulton.

Tim has joined StarLeaf from Telstra's Collaboration and Contact Center Practice and has over 20 years' industry experience.

About StarLeaf

StarLeaf brings people together through the power of video conferencing and calling. Founded in 2008, StarLeaf is a service provider and manufacturer with both video conferencing services and a comprehensive range of video endpoints for meeting rooms, desktops and mobility. All StarLeaf products and services are seamlessly interoperable and allow users to connect to any other person using any other manufacturer's equipment. Uniquely, the StarLeaf Cloud has been built from the ground up and does not use or rely upon any third-party products.

This keeps StarLeaf in control and ensures that it delivers customers real-time reliability for their voice and video communications. StarLeaf operates a robust global network, with multiple points of presence that are strategically located worldwide. This network is fully redundant, secure and high performing. From this solid foundation customers benefit from the most affordable, easy and reliable video and voice communication systems on the market.