The economic growth and emerging markets in Asia Pacific region continue to challenge distributors for new technologies, value added services and better business practices. How does Avnet Technology Solutions adapt to the latest challenges and prepare for new opportunities as a leading distributor? We continued our conversation with William Chu, Avnet President, Asia Pacific to have the latest update of Avnet’s progress in the region and to get an insight into the company’s future plans. We also asked William’s view on the trends and new... View Article
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An interview with William Chu, Vice President, General Manager, ASEAN
Avnet Technology Solutions Asia Pacific reported consistent growth during the first three quarters of fiscal year 2011. Avnet’s success in APAC received a boost with the recent expansion in ASEAN through strategic acquisitions in Indonesia and Vietnam. Avnet continued to see progress in the said M&A investments as Avnet applied value-based management discipline and grow the businesses.
In this video, William narrates how Avnet’s acquisition strategy during the 2009 economic downturn... View Article
Video Interview with KP Tang, President, Avnet Technology Solutions, Asia Pacific and Vice President, Avnet, Inc.
Avnet”s 50th in NYSE – A global milestone
The mood at Avnet, Inc. is upbeat as the company commemorates its 50 years of trading in the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). The highlight of the celebrations is Avnet’s ringing of the Closing Bell at NYSE on December 15, 2010.
While the 50NYSE anniversary are seen by many as a US-centric event, KP Tang, President, Avnet Technology Solutions, Asia Pacific... View Article