SUNNYVALE, CA--(Marketwire - Mar 25, 2013) - Fujitsu America, Inc. (http://solutions.us.fujitsu.com) has appointed Robert D. Pryor (Bob) as president and CEO of Fujitsu in North America. Pryor brings more than 30 years of experience to his new role, where he will be responsible for accelerating the growth of Fujitsu in North America and focusing the business on the needs of clients in the U.S., Canada and Caribbean.
- Bob Pryor joins Fujitsu with an extensive background in the IT industry and expertise in global operations, sales, client account management and complex infrastructures. He has served in a variety of senior executive positions and most recently was executive vice president of Genpact, where he had responsibility for all revenue and top line growth including account management and sales to new and existing clients.
- He also held several global business management roles at Hewlett-Packard, Capgemini, Ernst & Young, and Electronic Data Systems.
- In addition to accelerating growth for Fujitsu in the North American market, Pryor will drive the Fujitsu strategy for delivering to clients end-to-end technology solutions, ranging from cloud computing and managed services to consulting and application integration, as well as the server, storage, software, and mobile platform offerings.
- Pryor also will oversee North American relations with Fujitsu alliance partners, including Intel, Microsoft, Oracle, SAP, salesforce.com, Symantec and the company's North American reseller partners.
Rod Vawdrey, Corporate Senior Vice President and President of International Business for Fujitsu Limited:
"Fujitsu is pleased to welcome Bob Pryor to the helm at Fujitsu in North America. Bob's extensive experience leading successful, growing and profitable businesses -- coupled with his financial acumen and expertise in collaborating with large cross-regional and global teams -- makes him a great fit for our business in North America. I am confident that the wealth of knowledge and experience Bob brings in key areas will be invaluable for our growth and prosperity."
Bob Pryor, President and CEO, Fujitsu America:
"I am thrilled to join Fujitsu. As one of the most well-respected IT Services companies in the global technology industry, Fujitsu represents a gold standard for delivering quality information technology solutions and services. I look forward to further expanding its human-centric strategy, increasing innovation and collaboration, and continuing the tradition of superior customer service and client-first approach."
Fujitsu is the leading Japanese information and communication technology (ICT) company offering a full range of technology products, solutions and services. Over 170,000 Fujitsu people support customers in more than 100 countries. We use our experience and the power of ICT to shape the future of society with our customers. Fujitsu Limited reported consolidated revenues of 4.5 trillion yen (US$54 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2012. For more information, please see http://www.fujitsu.com
Fujitsu America, Inc., is a leading ICT solutions provider for organizations in the U.S., Canada and the Caribbean. Fujitsu enables clients to meet their business objectives through integrated offerings and solutions, including consulting, systems integration, managed services, outsourcing and cloud services for infrastructure, platforms and applications; data center and field services; and server, storage, software and mobile/tablet technologies. For more information, please visit: http://solutions.us.fujitsu.com/ and http://twitter.com/fujitsuamerica.
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