Lenovo Knowledge Heart Group introduced that Giovanni Di Filippo has joined the corporate as President, Europe Center East and Africa (EMEA).
Lenovo DCG introduced that Giovanni Di Filippo is becoming a member of the corporate as President, Europe Center East and Africa (EMEA). Earlier than Lenovo, Giovanni was VP of EMEA for Channels, Gross sales & Strategic Alliances with Riverbed Know-how, the place his channel-first oriented technique led in 2018 to grow to be the Geography of the 12 months. Previous to this time, he held a number of International Vice President-level positions inside SAP’s international channel & gross sales divisions.
Following a interval because the Managing Director of Central & Japanese Europe and the Gulf area for Cisco, he additionally went onto increase this position to guide all the CEE, CIS and Center East area as effectively, masking 42 international locations in whole with a $3bn enterprise. Earlier than this, he gained management expertise with Solar Microsystems and Compaq Computer systems driving gross sales in worldwide environments.
In newer instances, Giovanni has labored with a number of European startups, offering consultancy to make sure sustained development and serving to to arrange their worldwide gross sales organizations which gave him invaluable perception into enterprise agility and innovation. Giovanni stated,
“For me, expertise has the potential to take action a lot for the digital society if we expect extra concerning the individuals on the heart of all of it, and encourage higher collaboration- how expertise ought to work smarter for everybody, the way it can actually allow us to make on a regular basis life simpler, even the way it may also help resolve a few of humanity’s biggest challenges.”