Management Team

 

Manoharan Govindaraju
Tec D (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd.
Managing Director
 

Manoharan Govindaraju, has been named Managing Director for Tec D (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd. 

 

Mano has over 25 years of management experience in IT and also in the research consulting industry. The earlier 18 years of his career, Mano has assumed senior leadership roles in IT vendors including EMC, IBM and NetApp. A strategic, highly driven senior executive of proven experience in sales, workforce development and operations, Mano also brings with him extensive sales management experiences and advisory industry knowledge where he used to hold the role of Area Vice President with Gartner in the areas of BiModal Strategy, Digital Transformation, IoT, Technology Trends, and cost optimisation strategies.

 

Prior to this role, Mano was the Group Chief Information Officer (CIO) with IJM Corporation where he plays an instrumental role both in setting strategic and tactical direction in Digital Transformation, Innovation and Cybersecurity. 

   

 

 

Bennett Wong
Tech Data Advanced Solutions, ASEAN
Vice President/General Manager

 

Bennett Wong joined Azure in April 2001 as a Channels Manager, starting his career in sales leadership for the IBM Systems group.  With his strong business acumen and work dedication, Bennett has led alliance initiatives with global partners to lead Azure into the next era of channels distribution. Over the years, he has proven himself and earned his credentials in the market driving sales leadership.  With the acquisition of Azure by Tech Data, Bennett has been promoted and tasked to assume the role of Country General Manager for Tech Data Technology Solutions, Singapore in January 2009.

He has recently been promoted to assume the role of Vice President & General Manager for ASEAN, with effect from January 1st , 2012.

 

Being with Tech Data for more than 10 years, Bennett has vast experiences in Channels development and strategic accounts management that has helped Tech Data Singapore become one of the leaders in IT solutions distribution.  In 2005, Bennett was awarded the Top Group Sales Award in Vanda Group, ASEAN. He is also the Tech Data Chairman Award winner in 2011.

 

Prior to joining Tech Data, Bennett has held several Sales & Marketing positions.  He started his career with Singapore Airlines for 3 years and thereafter took a career turn into the IT industry. He held sales position in EastGate Technology Limited for 2 years before joining Azure. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business and Marketing (2nd Class Honours) from University of Portsmouth (UK). 

 

 

 

Jaideep Malhotra
 Tech Data, ASIA PACIFIC and Global Computing Components
President
 

Jaideep Malhotra serves as the President of Asia Pacific & Global Computing Components at Tech Data Corporation since January 30, 2019. He served as the President of Global Computing Components at Tech Data Corporation. He served as Senior Vice President of Avnet Global Computing Components of Avnet Technology Solutions, Inc. Malhotra served as Vice President & General Manager of Avnet Global Computing Components of Asia Pacific & Avnet Technology Solutions, India.  
 
Malhotra, a 20-year Avnet veteran, he served as Vice President and General Manager for TS India and Avnet Global Computing Components (formerly Avnet Computing Components) in Asia Pacific, roles he retains. He joined Avnet in 1993 as a field sales engineer in India and his career evolved to encompass sales, marketing and leadership roles, including field sales engineer, account manager, marketing manager, product business manager, managing director, vice president of sales and Vice President and General Manager. He was recognized with an Avnet Chairman's Award in 2005 for his outstanding contribution toward the growth of Avnet Technology Solutions business in Asia Pacific. In 2008, he was instrumental in Avnet's acquisition of Ontrack Solutions, which gave Avnet a footprint in the enterprise solutions distributions space in India. Mr. Malhotra holds an M.B.A. from Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and a bachelor’s degree in electronics engineering from Bangalore University.

 

Tec D Key Facts

  • 43 years in IT distribution
  • $26.2 billion in sales for fiscal 2017
  • Publicly Traded (NasdaqGS: TECD)
  • Ranked No. 107 on the FORTUNE 500
  • 115,000+ IT reseller customers
  • 150,000+ IT products sold
  • Operations in 40+ countries
  • 100+ countries served
  • 14,000+ employees worldwide
  • Named one of FORTUNE's "World's Most Admired Companies"

 

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