Former EMC A/NZ general manager of channel sales, Chris Trevitt, has joined Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) as its director - indirect, South Pacific Enterprise Group. Trevitt will commence his role on March 29.
Trevitt takes over the role from Kaaren Lewis, who held on to that role until January 29. Lewis was the company's channel, SMB, and alliances indirect sales director. The company's SMB country manager, Nicholas Lambrou, took on Lewis' responsibilities, in addition to his, up till Trevitt’s employment.
As for the EMC A/NZ channel business, it has been managed by A/NZ general manager of service provider, systems integrators and alliances, Mark Fioretto, and Brett Harris was named A/NZ general manager, mid-market, inside sales and distribution since Trevitt’s departure.
Trevitt was with EMC for about 10 years, starting out as a commercial account manager (between 2005 and 2008) before moving up the ranks and becoming A/NZ general manager of channel sales.
Prior to being EMC A/NZ general manager of channel sales, a role he was in for almost three years, he was its National Australia Bank enterprise account director for a little over three years.
He also previously spent about seven years at IBM as its account manager.
A HPE spokesperson confirmed the move but said the company will not be issuing any "proactive media statements" around his appointment.
More to follow.