Post: press, business, email | Apr 12, 2023

Former Sparkpost Exec, Barry Abel, joins Halon as CRO to strengthen US Operations

Gothenburg, Sweden | Halon, the leading provider of email infrastructure, announced today the appointment of Barry Abel as its Chief Revenue Officer for the US operations. In his new role, Abel will be responsible for driving Halon's US operations and leading the company's revenue growth strategy.

Abel brings over 20 years of executive experience to Halon, with a proven track record of driving revenue in similar technology companies. Before joining Halon, he served as the Chief Revenue Officer for Netcore Solutions, where he played a pivotal role in driving significant growth and expanding the company's market share. Abel also held executive positions for SparkPost and Message Systems. His industry knowledge and business acumen to drive profitable growth will empower Halon to excel in the US.

"We are thrilled to welcome Barry to the Halon team," said Anders Långsved, CEO of Halon. "His extensive experience and proven success will be invaluable as we continue to expand our business and offerings in the US market".

Abel added, "I am excited to join Halon and be a part of a team that is at the forefront of email innovation. The industry is in transition with increasing demand for cloud-ready email infrastructure. I am excited for Halon’s future clients and confident that Halon is well-positioned to continue its impressive growth trajectory".

Halon's cloud-ready email infrastructure software empowers large-scale email providers to take their service to the next level. Already deployed globally, Halon's email platform is built to maximize the effectiveness of digital communication with effortless scale, regardless of size or complexity. With Abel at the helm of the US operations, Halon is poised to continue its growth trajectory and further establish itself as a leader of email infrastructure.