Netgear has announced the appointment of Brad Little as the company's new managing director, Australia and New Zealand. Little will be responsible for building Netgear’s presence across the region, including overseeing day-to-day operations and the strategic direction of the retail business unit. “I have no doubt that Brad’s demonstrated leadership, knowledge and experience places him in a unique position to continue to drive Netgear’s vision of a connected world throughout Australia and New Zealand," says Patrick Lo, the company's CEO and co-founder. “I am excited to be at the helm of the Netgear team as we continue to work with our channel and reseller partners delivering innovative solutions to help Australian homes and businesses connect and do more with their home and office networks,” says Little. He joined NetGear in 2005.