HDS Appoints Phil Gann as APAC Products Head

by CXOtoday Staff    Aug 17, 2009

Hitachi Data Systems veteran Phil Gann has been promoted to head the products and solutions group for APAC.

As the director for the products and solutions group for APAC, Gann will play a pivotal role in leading the region’s professional services, solutions, and products organizations, overseeing the strategic direction and execution of the services and product strategy and ensuring a seamless customer experience. His responsibilities includes overall solutions strategy, services development, and integration as well as ensuring consistency, efficiency in service delivery by adapting repeatable methodologies and proven best practices.

Phil joined HDS as a customer service engineer in 1991 and moved into a series of pre-sales and technical roles. Most recently Phil was the director for storage infrastructure and business continuity, Asia Pacific. During his tenure, Phil has been instrumental in the design, implementation, sales and strategic development of virtualization, disaster recovery and data migration solutions in the Asia Pacific Region based on storage technology from Hitachi & Hitachi Data Systems Partners.



Phil Gann is the replacement for Vivekanand Venugopal, who has moved on to assume his new role as the VP and GM of India.

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