Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management, announces the appointment of Jeff de Sousa as Vice President for IT Business in the Philippines.
De Sousa brings with him a deep understanding of the IT industry being with APC for 17 years. His vast knowledge and extensive technical and sales experience is key in driving Schneider Electric’s IT business unit towards strategic growth and expanded market leadership in the country.
Philippe Reveilhac, Country President, Schneider Electric Philippines, said “As the Philippines’ new VP for IT business, De Sousa will responsible in overseeing the sales, services, and marketing aspects of the data center segment for the local market. This includes maintaining leadership in the uninterruptible power supply (UPS) market, further strengthening solution offerings in the data center space in major industries, and most importantly, educating the IT and facilities community on energy efficient and management solutions offered by Schneider Electric.”
Prior to being appointed as the VP for IT Business in the Philippines, Jeff served as the Country Vice President of Saudi Arabia for APC by Schneider Electric since 2008. In two years time, he has achieved the biggest references in large data center solutions in the Middle East Asia region, piloted medium and large size data center projects in the kingdom, and has positively contributed to the commendable growth of the company in Saudi Arabia.
“With Jeff on board, we are excited for our IT business and our customers, as well,” added Reveilhac.