Avnet Names Sundaresan K as Country General Manager of Avnet Technology Solutions, India

21 December, 2016 – Mumbai – Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), a leading global technology distributor, today announced that it has appointed Sundaresan K as country general manager of Avnet Technology Solutions, India. In this role Sundaresan will be responsible for developing and executing the business strategy in country, with a focus on driving profitable growth and enhancing Avnet’s solutions specialist offerings for the local market. He is based in Mumbai and reports directly to William Chu, president, Avnet Technology Solutions, Asia Pacific. Sundaresan succeeds Naresh Desai who now leads Avnet’s regional Cloud, Security and Enterprise Networking, and Mobility business units.
 
Sundaresan is an accomplished leader, having held management roles within high-growth organizations including executive vice president, software and security at Redington India, and manager, finance and operations at Bhavani Impex Kuala Lumpur.
 
“Sundaresan brings with him a solid background in both technology and finance, as well as deep knowledge of the Indian market,” said William Chu, president, Avnet Technology Solutions, Asia Pacific. “As we continue to enhance our next-generation solution offerings, Sundaresan will be instrumental in leading the Indian team drive these high-growth opportunities for our local partners and suppliers.” 
 
Sundaresan is an Associate Member of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, and holds a Bachelor of Commerce, from the American College - Affiliated to the Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai, India.
 
Learn more about Avnet Technology Solutions, India: http://www.ats.avnet.co.in/
 
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About Avnet, Inc.
From components to cloud and design to disposal, Avnet, Inc. (NYSE:AVT) accelerates the success of customers who build, sell and use technology globally by providing them with a comprehensive portfolio of innovative products, services and solutions. For more information, visit www.avnet.com
 
Media Contacts:
Nidhi Raj
Manager Marketing Communications
Avnet Technology Solutions, INDIA
Tel: +91 9916135360
Email: Nidhi.Raj@Avnet.com
 
Melinda Ilagan/ Melinda Lim
EASTWEST PR for Avnet Technology Solutions, Asia Pacific
Phone: 65-6222-0306
Email: avnet@eastwestpr.com
 

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