Insight Announces Change in EMEA Leadership Effective January 1, 2021
London.UK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Insight Enterprises, Inc. (Nasdaq: NSIT) (the “Company”) announces that Wolfgang Ebermann will transition as President of the Company’s European, Middle East and Africa (“EMEA”) business, effective December 31, 2020. Mr. Ebermann has been instrumental in driving the transformation of Insight in Europe which resulted in an average of 25% growth in annual earnings from operations over the last 5 years and recognition as “Best Place to Work” in several European Countries.
The Company also announces, effective January 1, 2021, Emma de Sousa, currently Senior Vice President of the Company’s United Kingdom business and EMEA Marketing, will replace Mr. Ebermann as President of the Company’s EMEA business.
Ms. de Sousa joined the Company in 2003 and has served in a number of roles including Vice President of Southern Europe, Managing Director of the United Kingdom and Germany, and Director of Operations of EMEA. Ms. de Sousa has a track record of building high performing teams and delivering strong financial results.
“I am proud to lead an organisation that focuses so heavily on its people and culture. Insight is on a phenomenal journey to provide our clients Intelligent Technology solutions for business transformation and I am delighted to have the opportunity to lead the EMEA team as we continue that,” said Ms. de Sousa.
Until December 31, 2020, Mr. Ebermann will continue as President of EMEA and will assist with the transition to Ms. de Sousa’s leadership. “Succession planning and onboarding senior leaders is crucial for maintaining the strong momentum in our business,” said Ken Lamneck, Chief Executive Officer of the Company.
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