LONDON Stuart Edwards is the new Avnet Memec Country Manager for Great Britain and Ireland.
Edwards (left) joined Avnet in 2005 following the acquisition of Memec and heads up a team of 18 people. He brings over 12 years experience in strategic account management and European product marketing positions with companies including Memec Unique and Kudos Thame. He will be based at the company's U.K. headquarters in Aylesbury, Bucks.
“Stuart made the decision easy for us as he brings with him a background of both sales and technical support to fill this demanding position,” said Steve Haynes, President of Avnet Memec.
“I am particularly pleased to take on this role at the current time. We have established a fantastic team to help achieve our goals, and we are offering a comprehensive technology road map fully supported by our technical specialists,” added Edwards. ‘And I passionately believe in the demand creation model that we have established here.’