Westcon International, the Technology distribution division of Datatec PLC, is pleased to announce the appointment of David Grant, currently serving as COO, to the position of President and COO.
David has been with the Group since 2007 and was previously the CEO of Crane Telecommunications, an Apax owned company which was acquired by Datatec. Over the past decade David has played an integral role in the remodelling of Westcon and has held various senior executive roles. The appointment will consolidate David’s leadership of the organisation for the next phase of growth and evolution.
Commenting on the appointment, Jens Montanana, Executive Chairman, Westcon International said: “I would like to congratulate David on this promotion in recognition of his instrumental role in reshaping the business over the past two years.”
Westcon-Comstor is a global technology distributor with annual revenues that exceed US$3 billion. Operating in more than 70 countries, it delivers business value and opportunity by connecting the world’s leading IT vendors with a channel of technology resellers, systems integrators and service providers. It combines industry insight, technical know-how and more than 30 years of distribution experience to deliver value and accelerate vendor and partner business success. It goes to market through two lines of business: Westcon and Comstor.