K3 Retail demonstrates Microsoft Dynamics leadership following appointment of Russell Dorset.
Russell Dorset has joined K3 Business Technology Group as MD of K3 Retail to capitalise on the company’s success in delivering solutions for multichannel retailers. Dorset has a wealth of experience and proven pedigree in the industry. He will drive further growth by developing K3 Retail’s strategy to develop next generation retail solutions that encompass digital, social and in-store.
Dorset stated, “Integrated solutions that help retailers to manage an omnichannel enterprise are fundamental to K3 Retail’s strategy and I look forward to working with a team that has unparalleled domain knowledge, coupled with a superb customer list.”
Due to the growth of the Microsoft Division within K3, Colin Bain will lead the overall strategy for all the Dynamics businesses within the UK as K3’s UK Dynamics MD. His remit will be to strengthen K3’s leadership position with Microsoft Dynamics and develop longer term strategic opportunities in the market.
Colin Bain, Dynamics UK Managing Director, said, “Russell brings innovative ideas and a rich knowledge of the future demands of next generation omnichannel along with proven pedigree of delivering business growth. His customer centric approach will contribute hugely to strengthening our Dynamics proposition and support our omnichannel strategy.”
Dorset added, “It’s exciting to join K3 Retail at such a pivotal time in its development. Retailers are now having to respond to consumers changing shopping patterns and the online world will continue to dramatically change the retail landscape. The real innovative solutions K3 have developed mean we are best placed to solve those challenges.”
Russell has extensive experience in the Retail sector, having previously worked for K3 Business Solutions Technology Group as Chief Operating Officer, and most recently Sales and Marketing Director at the Multi-channel retail & Distribution software business, Maginus.