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Patrick Keddy Patrick Keddy
Patrick Keddy, EVP and General Manager North America and Western Europe at Iron Mountain

Patrick Keddy took up the position of Senior Vice President, Western Europe, at Iron Mountain in November 2011. In April 2015, he also took on North American responsibilities. Patrick is responsible for driving sustainable revenue growth and the profitability of the company's mature markets. Patrick brings a wealth of experience to the position. He has a strong track record of leading international and European businesses, improving their performance through stronger integration, strategic investments and optimisation. Patrick worked at British Gas for 13 years and then moved to Pitney Bowes for a further 22 years, where he held positions including VP for Europe and President of PB International. In this latter role, he ran an autonomous $1.2 billion revenue business unit with, at its peak, 8,000 employees across 28 countries.

Patrick holds a BSc in Administrative Science from the University of Aston in Birmingham and is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing.

Outside of work, Patrick enjoys travel, history, cars and listening to all kinds of music from classical to classic rock. He likes to watch a variety of sports and enjoys keeping fit, skiing and playing golf.
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