Pia Broadley Joins Tech Data’s Australia & New Zealand Leadership Team as Director of Sales & Operations

SYDNEY – 12 October, 2017 – Tech Data Corporation (NASDAQ: TECD) today announced that it has appointed Pia Broadley to director of Sales & Operations, Australia and New Zealand. In this role, Broadley will lead and refine Tech Data’s go-to-market strategy and operational models in the region, helping to transform the business and drive further success for Tech Data and its partners.

Broadley’s vast experience includes more than 17 years in the IT channel, encompassing distribution, niche software vendors, resellers and IT service providers. During this time, she has held sales and operations leadership roles with Express Data, Dicker Data and most recently, Insight. With next-generation technologies and new delivery platforms transforming the industry and shaping the role of distribution, Broadley will be pivotal in ensuring Tech Data is uniquely positioned to be a growth engine for customer and vendor partners in Australia and New Zealand.

Pia is an outstanding addition to our leadership team,” said Michael Costigan, vice president, Marketing, Education and Supplier Management, Asia Pacific at Tech Data. “She has an innovative style and solid experience driving motivated teams and enhanced business outcomes. We look forward to implementing enhancements across our business to ensure we drive world-class execution and continue to create new opportunities that drive growth with speed, agility, insight and impact.”

Follow Technology Solutions on Twitter: @Tech_Data_ANZ

Connect with Technology Solutions on LinkedIn or Facebook: https://www.linkedin.com/company/3061429/ or https://www.facebook.com/TechDataCorporation/

About Tech Data
Tech Data connects the world with the power of technology. Our end-to-end portfolio of products, services and solutions, highly specialized skills, and expertise in next-generation technologies enable channel partners to bring to market the products and solutions the world needs to connect, grow and advance. Tech Data is ranked No. 107 on the Fortune 500® and has been named one of Fortune’s “World’s Most Admired Companies” for eight straight years. To find out more, visit www.techdata.com or follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook.

Media Contacts
Sarah Harvey

Associate Director, Marketing & Communications, Asia Pacific, Tech Data
Phone: +612 8875 0523
Email: sarah.harvey@techdata.com

Caroline Fernandes | Josiah Tan
EASTWEST PR for Tech Data, Asia Pacific
Phone: (65) 6222 0306

Email: techdata@eastwestpr.com

Tech Data Key Facts

  • 43 years in IT distribution 44 years in IT distribution
  • $36.8 billion in sales for fiscal 2018
  • Publicly Traded (NasdaqGS: TECD)
  • Ranked No. 83 on the FORTUNE 500
  • 125,000+ IT reseller customers
  • 150,000+ IT products sold
  • 100+ countries served
  • 14,000+ employees worldwide
  • Named One of FORTUNE's "World's Most Admired Companies"

Why Choose Tech Data?

  • Tech Data is an efficient and cost-effective sales and marketing channel helping suppliers reach a broad base of customers
  • Tech Data’s state-of-the-art logistics system manage a high volume of transactions and complex information flows to ensure accurate and timely product delivery
  • Tech Data’s value-added solutions for design chain management help customers reduce cycle time and lower costs
  • Tech Data’s experienced technical customer support teams ensure the highest quality solutions and product are utilized by the customer