Tech Data appoint Patrick Zammit as European President


The technology distributor announced the exectutive board of Tech Data Europe which will be led by Zammit

Tech Data has appointed Patrick Zammit as the President of Tech Data Europe as the distributer announced the leadership team for the region.

Zammit was the global president of Avnet Technology Solutions before being appointed by Tech Data and also held a number of leadership roles in finance, operations and strategic planning including heading up Avnet’s Electronics Marketing EMEA components business.

Andy Gass has been names as senior vice president and regional manager for the UK and Ireland and will report to the new President of Tech Data Europe who will, in turn, report to Tech Data’s executive vice president and chief operating officer Rich Hume.

Tech Data vice president and chief operating officer Rich Hume said: “Patrick has expertise in managing both value-added and broadline distribution businesses within intricate markets.

“He is known as a passionate leader with the ability to deliver market-leading results and I am confident that Patrick and the outstanding leadership team that we have assembled will successfully guide Tech Data Europe into the future.”

Tech Data Europe president Patrick Zimmer said: “I am looking forward to exploring new opportunities to engage with channel partners and vendors across Europe.

“We are bringing together two businesses with a mutual commitment to proving a world-class customer experience and my focus will be to ensure that our partners benefit from the broader and differentiated portfolio of IT solutions available from Tech Data.”