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SYNNEX Corporation Announces the Appointment of Michael Urban as President of Worldwide Technology Solutions Distribution

January 03, 2019

FREMONT, Calif., Jan. 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- SYNNEX Corporation (NYSE: SNX), a leading business process services company, today announced that it has appointed Michael Urban as President of Worldwide Technology Solutions Distribution of the company, effective February 2019.  Mr. Urban will report to Dennis Polk, President and Chief Executive Officer of SYNNEX Corporation.

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Mr. Urban will lead and manage SYNNEX' worldwide Technology Solutions distribution business, overseeing the strategic direction of global distribution, logistics and integration services operations.  Mr. Urban is an industry veteran with over 25 years of distribution and IT experience.  His most recent experience includes over six years with a global IT distributor in progressive leadership and operational roles on a worldwide level.  Mr. Urban also has significant experience as an entrepreneur, founding and operating several IT companies and served as Chief Executive Officer of a European based IT distributor.

"Michael brings a wealth of leadership and operational experience to this new role. Our partners and the execution of our ongoing distribution business strategic initiatives will benefit from the consolidation of our global Technology Solutions distribution business under one leader," stated Mr. Polk. "With his substantial industry experience, along with his entrepreneurial spirit, Michael will make a great addition to our management team."

"I am very excited to be joining the SYNNEX team," stated Michael Urban. "The IT channel is in constant transition and I believe SYNNEX is positioned well to capitalize on the ever changing and dynamic IT distribution environment. I look forward to partnering with the leadership team on this journey."  


SYNNEX Corporation (NYSE: SNX) is a Fortune 200 corporation and a leading business process services company, providing a comprehensive range of distribution, logistics and integration services for the technology industry and providing outsourced services focused on customer engagement to a broad range of enterprises.  SYNNEX distributes a broad range of information technology systems and products, and also provides systems design and integration solutions. Founded in 1980, SYNNEX Corporation operates in numerous countries throughout North and South America, Asia-Pacific and Europe.  Additional information about SYNNEX may be found online at

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