Logicom changes senior leadership team
Regional distributor names new regional director and general manager for UAE and Gulf
Logicom, a regional distributor of IT products, solutions and services in Europe, the Middle East and North Africa, has announced the appointment of Mounir Sarkis and Peter Irinarchos as regional director and general manager for UAE and Gulf, respectively.
Sarkis will be responsible for the extended region of the GCC, including the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The company stated that Sarkis has proven his leadership qualities within Logicom first as sales manager in the UAE and the Gulf, and as general manager of Logicom Saudi Arabia.
According to the distributor, Mounir will be leading Logicom's strategies for sales revenue and partner reach in the extended region.
Irinarchos on the other hand, will be taking on the leadership role of general manager for Logicom in the UAE and the Gulf, succeeding Sajith Raj.
In his previous role with the Group Strategy and Planning team, Irinarchos was engaged with different parts of the Logicom business, and helped the group in many new vendor engagements and business development activities.
Michael Papaeracleous, executive director, Distribution at Logicom, said: "In view of the exciting growth we see in our overall business in the Gulf and Saudi Arabia, we feel it is important to continue to strengthen our foundations and position ourselves even further ahead on the journey to establish Logicom as the leading regional distributor in the countries we operate."
Papaeracleous added that the company is on track for another record year, and given the dramatic changes the competitive landscape is witnessing every day it is imperative that the company acts on the opportunities ahead. "As such, I look forward to witnessing the leadership qualities and fresh outlook Mounir and Peter will bring to their new roles, and to strengthening our partnerships with all stakeholders in our extended team of colleagues, partners and vendors," Papaeracleous said.