Tech Data Appointed as Distributor for Autodesk in ASEAN

SINGAPORE – 22 January 2018Tech Data (NASDAQ: TECD) today announced that it has been appointed as a Value Added Distributor (VAD) for Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK) in six markets throughout ASEAN. Under this new agreement, Tech Data will offer the entire Autodesk solution portfolio to Autodesk’s partners in Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam through its Datech Solutions business. This new agreement follows Tech Data's recently announced global expansion of its pan-European Datech Solutions business.  

Datech Solutions currently serves more than 400 Autodesk resellers worldwide and provides services such as strategic channel development and management, training, business intelligence and demand generation. This extended partnership with Autodesk in ASEAN reinforces Tech Data’s commitment to providing channel partners with dedicated expertise, unique specialization and services.

 

“Our new relationship with Autodesk in ASEAN reinforces our commitment to providing channel partners and their customers with an unmatched end-to-end portfolio,” said Bennett Wong, vice president, ASEAN at Tech Data. “We are laying the groundwork today by leveraging the previous success of our Datech business throughout Europe, including its proven strategic Value Add program Strato, which will help jumpstart our business in ASEAN.”

 

“Tech Data is a valued partner in Europe, the United States and now parts of ASEAN, and we believe the synergies across our businesses will accelerate our channel partners’ success in the region,” said Ronald Schepers, head of Channel Sales, Autodesk in ASEAN.

 

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Tech Data Corporation is one of the world's largest wholesale distributors of technology products, services and solutions. Its advanced logistics capabilities and value added services enable 115,000 resellers to efficiently and cost effectively support the diverse technology needs of end users in more than 100 countries. Tech Data generated $26.2 billion in net sales for the fiscal year ended January 31, 2017. It is ranked No. 107 on the Fortune 500® and one of Fortune's World's Most Admired Companies.  To learn more, visit www.techdata.com, or follow us on Facebook and Twitter.

 
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Tech Data Key Facts

  • 43 years in IT distribution
  • $26.2 billion in sales for fiscal 2017
  • Publicly Traded (NasdaqGS: TECD)
  • Ranked No. 107 on the FORTUNE 500
  • 115,000+ IT reseller customers
  • 150,000+ IT products sold
  • Operations in 40+ countries
  • 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