TEMPE, Ariz., April 8, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Insight Enterprises, Inc. (Nasdaq:NSIT), a leading worldwide technology provider of hardware, software and service solutions, has announced that Harish Krishnamurthy has joined the Insight team as senior vice president of cloud services. Krishnamurthy will report to Insight Enterprises President and CEO, Ken Lamneck. Additionally, Robert Kane has been named senior vice president of product management, Insight U.S. Kane will report directly to Steve Dodenhoff, president Insight U.S.
Krishnamurthy joins Insight from IBM, where he has worked since 2000. His most recent role was VP of global sales. He spent three years in China leading IBM's midmarket business across growth markets and was successful in delivering IBM's highest and most consistent growth across growth markets. Prior to IBM, he spent five years in leadership roles at A.T. Kearney and McKinsey and three years at Honeywell, developing next-generation controls and communication systems.
"Cloud is proving to grow rapidly with our clients and represents a substantial opportunity for Insight," said Lamneck. "Harish's strategic experience, education and leadership will help Insight maximize on the opportunities available in the market."
Prior to being named to the product management position, Kane served as vice president of sales at Insight where he oversaw multiple product lines including hardware, software, cloud services and IT lifecycle delivery solutions. In his new role, he will be responsible for the product management team, elevating relationships with Insight's strategic partners and driving growth through Insight's sales go-to-market teams.
"Our clients and partners are increasingly looking to Insight to provide the thought leadership, visibility and velocity that complement our world-class IT product, software and service sales capabilities," said Dodenhoff. "Bob has demonstrated results-oriented leadership in several roles at Insight, in addition to his extensive market knowledge from more than 20 years experience in the IT industry."
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Insight Enterprises, Inc. is a leading technology provider of hardware, software and service solutions to business and government clients in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia-Pacific. Insight is focused on helping organizations move technology goals forward in the areas of Office Productivity, Unified Communications and Collaboration, Mobility, Network and Security, Data Center and Virtualization, Data Protection and Cloud. Insight has sold over seven million business and public sector client cloud seats across the globe. With approximately 5,200 teammates worldwide, Insight is ranked No. 470 on the 2013 Fortune 500 and generated sales of $5.1 billion for the year ended December 31, 2013. For more information, please call 1.800.INSIGHT (1.800.467.4448) in the United States or visit www.insight.com. NSIT-M
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