Telecom and security VAD Westcon-Comstor has appointed Michel Cohen as its new Managing Director, France & MAT to manage its entities Westcon Security, Westcon UC&C and Comstor as well as its Moroccan office. Michel Cohen's mission is to take business in France & MAT to a new level by strengthening local relationships with suppliers, giving Westcon-Comstor a leading position in the French and MAT markets, gaining market share and increasing the company's growth. Michel Cohen brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to similar positions with other value-added IT distributors in the Southern European market
David Grant, Managing Director of Westcon International, said: "France remains a key market for Westcon International. Over the past 12 months, we have brought greater stability to our business after a period of poor results. Michel's appointment brings a level of distribution experience, market knowledge and relationships essential for the development of our company, the continuation of the strong recovery and the expansion of our portfolio and our customers. The acquisition and development of talent remains one of our focus areas to ensure that we have leaders who lead and support the evolution of our organization for the future."