London, August 1st 2019 – Swen Rehders, CEO of NTT DATA Germany, has been appointed as acting CEO of NTT DATA EMEA effective from August, 1st 2019. In addition to his new role, Swen Rehders will remain CEO of NTT DATA Germany.
He follows Benito Vázquez, who has managed the company’s operation as NTT DATA EMEA CEO since April 2018.
Toshi Fujiwara, Senior Executive Vice President responsible for Americas and Europe: “We thank Benito Vázquez for his great commitment and his valuable contribution to the growth of the NTT DATA EMEA. He is a very accomplished leader and with joint efforts, we were able to make significant improvements. The hand over to Swen Rehders as one of the most experienced leader in our organization ensures a smooth transition for the NTT DATA EMEA.”
About Swen Rehders
Swen Rehders is Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Managing Board NTT DATA Deutschland GmbH. He is responsible for accelerating growth in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland. Swen Rehders has over 30 years of experience in IT and has held various management positions. After studying business information systems, he began his sales management career in the IT industry at IBM in 1985. Later, he was Managing Director of EDS (now HP Enterprise) for eight years and part of the ATOS Executive Committee.
About NTT DATA
NTT DATA is a leading IT services provider and global innovation partner headquartered in Tokyo, with business operations in over 50 countries. Our emphasis is on long term commitment, combining global reach with local intimacy to provide premier professional services varying from consulting and systems development to outsourcing.
NTT DATA EMEA Ltd.