Haridas says the alliance with IBM started more than 13 years ago and continues to strengthen.
Published Sunday, 10 June 2012
By Manda Banda
Aptec Distribution, part of Aptec Group has received the IBM System x Distributor Growth Award at the IBM Middle East & Pakistan Business Partner Executive Conference, which was held recently Dubai.
Aptec has won the award for the first time in its 13- year history as a distributor for IBM.
According to IBM, the System x Distributor award is the most prestigious among regional distributors.
Aptec says the recognition from the vendor came for delivering on highest business growth of astonishing 221% year-on-year, contribution to the IBM brand and proactive channel development.
Govind Haridas, Security and Storage Business Unit manager at Aptec Distribution, said: "We would like to thank IBM and all our partners for this high-status award. IBM is a key strategic vendor for Aptec for many years now. The relationship with IBM started more than 13 years ago and continues to strengthen."
Bahaa Salah, managing director, Aptec Distribution, added that: "We are very happy to receive this award. This accolade is a recognition of Aptec's commitment to the brand and to our partners in all countries we are present with this brand across the region."