Dell EMC Appoints General Manager for the Gulf Region
by Josh Anderson
HOPKINGTON, MA — Dell EMC has named Havier Haddad as the General Manager for the Gulf region, including the countries of Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman and Qatar. Haddad will be responsible for growing and leading company strategies across high growth markets in the Gulf. Under his leadership, Dell EMC hopes to strengthen their commitment to driving digital transformation and innovation.
The official press release by Dell EMC highlights the challenges that the Gulf represents as well as the diversity of customers and regional complexities in the region, noting that they require maturity, experience and strong leadership.
“In his new role, Havier’s focus will be further strengthening Dell EMC’s commitment to help customers and partners in these countries to unlock new enterprise value, develop national capabilities, pursue innovation and continue building the momentum in these markets,” reads the statement.
Haddad is an industry veteran with twenty years of experience in the IT industry, including an 11-year tenure at Dell EMC. He has successfully led and driven the Channel and Distribution organizations across Middle East, Turkey, Africa, and Eastern Europe. Havier comes to his new role from being a Senior Channel Director, a position he has held since January 2015. He had joined EMC in 2008 as Channel Sales Manager for the Gulf and Levant region, followed by a position as Channel Manager from 2010 to 2012.
This announcement comes as the Gulf continues to report heavy investments as well as roadmaps to power human progress driven by human-machine collaborations. Dell EMC’s strong leadership and expertise in the fastest-growing areas of technology can enable customers and partners to meet changing business and technology needs.
About Dell EMC: Dell EMC, a part of Dell Technologies, enables organizations to modernize, automate and transform their data center using industry-leading converged infrastructure, servers, storage and data protection technologies. This provides a trusted foundation for businesses to transform IT, through the creation of a Hybrid Cloud, and transform their business through the creation of cloud-native applications and big data solutions. Dell EMC services customers across 180 countries – including 98% of the Fortune 500 – with the industry’s most comprehensive and innovative portfolio from Edge to core to Cloud.