Lenovo has appointed Emad Aldaous as the new Data Center Country Manager for Saudi Arabia.
Aldaous will be responsible for growing Lenovo Data Center Group's (DCG) business in the Kingdom, while aiding the company transform the data centre industry regionally.
His sphere of activity includes building strong relationships with existing and potential channel partners and he will report to DCG Regional Director for the Middle East, Richard Wilcox.
"We're excited to have Emad on board for this key role in the business. We believe that his solid experience in the industry and in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia will add tremendous value to building the DCG business, and ultimately Lenovo's business in the region. The Middle East is witnessing rapid transformation and The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is a major market player, leading the charge in the adoption of new-age technologies like IoT, AI and blockchain, underpinned by the Saudi Arabia Vision 2030. In line with these government initiatives and with Emad's appointment, Lenovo DCG can be an integral technology partner for enterprises and governments across the region," said Richard Wilcox, DCG Regional Director for Lenovo Middle East.
Aldaous has previously worked for companies including Detasad, F5, Avaya, and Motorola. He holds a Bachelor's in Computer Engineering from FIT (Florida Institute of Technology), along with a solid history of selling into major enterprises and government accounts.