Wendy O’Keeffe takes charge of NEXTGEN Asia
We are delighted to welcome Wendy O’Keeffe into the NEXTGEN family as Managing Director of our Asian operations, as recently reported in the channel press across the region. The appointment is the latest stage in a long association between Wendy and NEXTGEN Group CEO John Walters that commencing way back in 2000 when she was recruited by Walters into the Westcon Group.
Inducted into the ARN Industry Hall of Fame in 2011, Wendy is a distribution veteran with deep experience in the technology sector in the Asia Pacific region, having launched and operated new IT distribution businesses in nine countries between 2011 and 2016 (5 in South East Asia, 4 in North Asia).
“I have always had enormous respect for Wendy both as a colleague and competitor and she was the obvious choice to lead our expansion into Asia,” said John Walters.