Broadliner Tech Data has appointed Frédéric Braut as Managing Director Advanced Solutions of Tech Data France. Previously Deputy Managing Director of this division since 2017, he succeeds Joël Pera, who will continue to sit on Tech Data's management committee and report to Pascal Murciano. Joel will work on various missions related to operational excellence and the deployment of new tools.
Now at the head of Advanced Solutions, Frédéric Braut's objective is to define and deploy the strategy of the Solutions offerings (Software, Datacenter, Cloud, Servers, Networking and Storage). An Edhec alumni, Frédéric Braut arrived in November 2017 as Deputy Managing Director of the same division and has solid management experience in the world of networks and security. In particular, he was EMEA Cloud Director at Arrow ECS from 2011 to 2014 and General Manager France from 2016 to 2017. Previously, Frédéric Braut served as Director EMEA & APAC Global Alliances from 2014 to 2016.
"I would like to thank Joël Pera for having developed the Advanced Solutions division, and for making it the #1 VAD in France. I am confident that Frédéric will be able to take over, consolidate the work done and, without a doubt, seize the many opportunities offered by the market", comments Pascal Murciano, President of Tech Data France.
"I am delighted with this evolution at Tech Data because we are ideally positioned to meet the changing global technological demand. I look forward to meeting this challenge, to support and accelerate Tech Data France's growth while maintaining customer satisfaction and strengthening our partnerships. It is the quality of these products that allows us to design offers that meet the challenges of the market", adds Frédéric Braut.