Emerson Network Power, a business of Emerson and the global leader in enabling Business-Critical Continuity™, announces the appointment of Reynaldo C. Lugtu as the new country manager for Emerson Network Power in the Philippines. In this position, Lugtu is responsible for driving the company’s business strategies toward market leadership, in addition to building organizational capabilities and talent to sustain long-term growth.
Seah Siow Teck, managing director for Emerson Network Power Indonesia, Philippines and Singapore said, “Rey has defined himself as a man of action throughout his career, and we look forward to his plans of strengthening Emerson Network Power’s presence and operations in the Philippines. He is an asset to our growing business, and we welcome him to the Emerson family.”
Lugtu joins Emerson Network Power with more than 19 years of experience in the IT and Telecommunications industry. Lugtu was most recently country manager for the communications sector of IBM Philippines. He also worked with Ericsson, Nokia and Robert Bosch in various senior roles for sales, account management and business development.
As business brace for a market upturn, more companies are turning to IT infrastructure to gain a competitive advantage, allowing them to manage increased business and more stringent customer demands. IT infrastructure projects in the Philippines are on the rise as the local market continues to show signs of economic recovery and Emerson Network Power is poised to take advantage of this development,” said Lugtu.
Lugtu, who is a candidate for the Doctor of Business Administration program from De La Salle University, replaces Por Lau who has been assigned to a new post in Emerson Network Power’s Hong Kong office.