Sam Mudd - Managing Director
Samantha Mudd has been the Managing Director of Phoenix Software since 2009 and brings over 30 years of software reseller and leadership experience. Having worked in the software industry all her working life, Sam has had held senior roles at global high-profile vendors such as WordPerfect, Novell Inc, and Trustmarque Solutions (now part of Capita plc). Sam holds a BSc Hons degree in Psychology from the University of Nottingham.
Managing more than 250 staff, Sam was named Business Leader of the Year in 2018 at the prestigious Women in IT Awards and in 2019 Phoenix continued to win both Global and UK awards such as Microsoft 2019 Global Modern Workplace Transformation Partner of the Year.
Since joining the Board in 2009, with a remit to safeguard profitability and pursue an aggressive growth strategy during a tough global downturn, Phoenix sales have quadrupled and the portfolio of IT solutions and services that Phoenix offers has increased considerably to include cloud and transformation, infrastructure and managed services. Acquired in 2017 by the Bytes Technology Group, Sam is now working to steer the company through a fast pace of change that both customers and the IT channel are faced with, whilst remaining agile and innovative.
Sam works alongside an experienced Senior Management Team at Phoenix that puts staff and people at the centre of everything they do and is focused on offering long-term partnership value and driving remarkable customer outcomes.