Acer announced the appointment of David Drummond as the new Vice President for Middle East & Africa.Acer expects that with David’s over twenty years of experience, in-depth leadership and wealth of customer relationships, he will be able to lead Acer to become the preferred brand in that region.
Drummond, has a long standing relationship with the Acer brand after his success and rapid growth of the business as Country manager Southern Africa 2003 – 2007, and has recently rejoined the company in the role of Country Manager for Acer Southern Africa.
This announcement will see Drummond continue as Country Manager for Acer Southern Africa whilst taking on the roles and responsibilities of the new Acer Middle East and Africa Vice President.
In addition to this announcement, a business restructuring has been formulated and without delay was completed by the Acer Middle East & Africa management team. Completing the restructure, Acer is now looking to introduce more competitive products with existing PC, tablet and Smartphone business and to stabilize their market share within the region.
“Continuing on the success of the region is a challenge that both myself and my team are very much looking forward to,” said Drummond. “Implementing Acer’s business strategies to achieve business objectives, customer satisfaction and the new business opportunities remain a priority and we will continue to drive a profitable and sustainable business, whilst continuing to focus on the strategic initiatives and processes within the Acer infrastructure as the brand continues to drive the business forward.”