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Riverbed appoints Elie Dib as regional VP for METNA

As the new regional VP, Dib will report directly to Andy Elder, senior vice president of EMEA at Riverbed

Elie Dib, regional VP, METNA, Riverbed Technology.
Elie Dib, regional VP, METNA, Riverbed Technology.

Riverbed Technology has promoted Elie Dib to the position of regional VP for Middle East, Turkey and North Africa (METNA).

Dib will now be responsible for cementing existing relationships with key channel partners, and increasing engagement with customers in the region.

Commenting on the appointment, Andy Elder, SVP, EMEA at Riverbed, said: "Through his tenure at Riverbed, Elie has held senior management roles, including responsibility for the channel and subsequently our entire operations in the region.

"He has successfully implemented initiatives that have streamlined our business processes and strengthened our relationships with the channel community."

Building on the successes of his tenure as Riverbed's regional managing director for META, where he aided the company's growth in numerous verticals, such as government, finance, oil & gas, and retail, Dib is expected to focus on strengthening the capabilities of the company's sales, channel, and technical teams.

Commenting on his new responsibilities, Dib, shared: "Every enterprise is a potential customer for Riverbed and we will penetrate new accounts by first addressing their pressing need for end-to-end visibility with our Riverbed SteelCentral solution.

He added: "Once we have demonstrated our ability to solve some of the greatest IT challenges organisations face, we can demonstrate the importance of the other products in our portfolio which are designed to tightly integrate into a holistic platform for application performance."