Global technology vendor Barco, has appointed Ramzi Itani as the new vice president of its Middle East and Africa operations.
With a wealth of experience spanning more than 25 years in leadership positions in the IT industry, Ramzi will be responsible for developing and accelerating Barco's enterprise, entertainment and healthcare client bases, to strengthen and expand its regional presence.
Remarking on his new role, Itani said: "I am delighted to join Barco, a global visualisation pioneer that has shown a big growth in the region, despite the formidable competition and volatility of our industry. The Middle East and Africa is considered a high-growth market for Barco and I am excited at the opportunity to lead expansion efforts in the region."
Itani has held several leadership roles in sales, marketing and managing channels in companies such as 3M, Imation, Microsoft, Cisco, Symantec, Veritas, Riverbed and McAfee. With a proven track record in effective channel management, Itani's strength lies in addressing the challenges that the channel community faces in emerging markets and mid-sized growth countries.