Hitachi Vantara Announces Key Leadership Appointments in ASEAN

Hitachi Vantara Announces Key Leadership Appointments in ASEAN

 Hitachi Vantara, announced the appointments of Wee Kai Teck as managing director, Hitachi Vantara, Thailand with effect from April 1, 2018. Marrut Manistitya, managing director, Thailand and Myanmar, has decided to conclude his role after five years.

In addition to his appointment as managing director, Hitachi Vantara, Thailand, Kai Teck continues to serve as the managing director forMalaysia. He has been with Hitachi Vantara since 2013 and continues to be a vital member of the team. In his new role, he will be responsible for delivering highly innovative solutions to Hitachi’s customers and driving Thailand’s business to even greater heights.

Chairuch Vongsawangrussamee, channel director, Thailand, will be retiring and Andrew Leong, partner and alliances director, Hitachi Vantara, ASEAN, will take care of the channel business in Thailand until a replacement is found.

Andrew has been with Hitachi Vantara since 2012. In his new capacity, Andrew will lead Hitachi Vantara’s channel business and manage all partner ecosystems in the ASEAN region, including Thailand, and strengthen the go-to-market and distribution strategy. Andrew has 28 years in the IT industry with demonstrated experience in managing software vendors, startups and channels.

Joe Ong,vice president and general manager, Hitachi Vantara, ASEAN said “Both Kai Teck and Andrew are key members of the Hitachi Vantara team who bring keen business acumen and strong leadership skills to their new roles. Under their leadership, we expect to continue our strong growth trajectory in the region by delivering unprecedented value through data to help our customers achieve outcomes that drive their business and society forward.”


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