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Softcat appoints Graeme Watt as CEO

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London, United Kingom - November 14, 2017, London, United Kingom - Softcat, a provider of IT infrastructure products and services, announced that Graeme Watt is to join the board as chief executive with effect from April 1, 2018.

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With more than 25 years of experience in the IT distribution industry, Mr. Watt is currently Senior Vice President EMEA, Advanced and Specialist Solutions, Tech Data Corporation, a position he has held since March 2017.

Mr. Watt was promoted to that role when Avnet's Technology Solutions business was acquired by Tech Data in early 2017.

Prior to that, he was President for Avnet Technology Solutions, EMEA for almost seven years and a member of Avnet's Global Executive Committee.

Mr. Watt previously spent six years at Bell Micro (as President of Global Distribution) and his earlier career included roles at Tech Data (President EMEA) and Computer 2000 (Managing Director UK & Ireland).

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