Cogeco Inc. has appointed T-Mobile Polska S.A. chief commercial officer, Frédéric Perron, as the new president of its cable division, Cogeco Connexion, the company announced on Thursday. In a press release Cogeco said Perron, who has more than 20 years managerial experience in both the telecommunication and banking sectors, would begin in the role on Sep. 1. Cogeco chief executive Phillipe Jetté said he looked forward to Perron sharing his “breadth of experience” at Cogeco. "His proven track record in developing high-performance teams as well as his extensive experience in marketing, branding, sales and customer service will be strong assets as Cogeco Connexion pursues its growth and continually innovates to deliver distinctive customer experiences,” Jetté said in the press release. According to his biography on T-Mobile’s website, Perron has worked for telecommunications companies in the US, UK, Czech Republic and Poland, as well as working for Rogers Communications Inc. in Canada as its senior vice-president of customer management and loyalty.