Former Manager of Strategic Vendor Alliances Joins the Hitachi ID Team
CALGARY, June 28, 2012 /CNW/ - Hitachi ID Systems, a global leading provider of identity and access management (IAM)
solutions, announced today that Scott Lees has joined their management
team as the new VP, Global Channels & Alliances. Scott possesses over
15 years of IT and Channel Sales experience. Reporting to the CEO,
Scott will refine and execute a global alliance and channel strategy
that will focus on the development of partnerships with major global IT
companies in the network security and governance space.
"Our exceptional team is the key to our growth and continued leadership
in the global IAM market," affirms Gideon Shoham, CEO, Hitachi ID
Systems. "Scott is a very valuable addition to our management team due
to his drive, dedication, leadership skills and proven success."
Prior to joining Hitachi ID, Lees served in a senior position
responsible for strategic vendor alliances within the technology
infrastructure solutions group at Avnet Technology Solutions. He was
responsible for increasing sales revenue and developing key business
relationships with storage, network security and virtualization
vendors. Lees developed strategic plans which supported goals and
objectives established by vendors, as well as positioned new channel
programs and vendor offerings to Avnet's customers.
"I see limitless potential for Hitachi ID Systems," states Lees. "I am
eager to leverage opportunities for further growth and strategically
expand Hitachi ID's alliance and channel partnerships."
About Hitachi ID Systems
Hitachi ID Systems' Identity and Access Management (IAM) solutions enhance internal
controls, support regulatory compliance, lower IT support cost and
improve user service. Hitachi ID Identity Manager, Password Manager and Privileged Access Manager are used by over 900 organizations world-wide to manage identities,
entitlements and credentials across on-premise and cloud-hosted
To learn more about Hitachi ID Systems, visit http://Hitachi-ID.com/, e-mail info@Hitachi-ID.com, call 1.403.233.0740 or follow @Hitachi_ID on Twitter.
SOURCE Hitachi ID Systems, Inc.
For further information:
Public Relations Manager
Hitachi ID Systems
(403) 233-0740, ext 326