Broadliner Tech Data has named Michael Urban as Senior VP in charge of Broadline & Processes in Europe. Michael reports to Néstor Cano, President Europe, and becomes a member of the company's European Executive Board. He is from now on responsible for the short- and long-term strategic plans for vendor management in PC, PC components, peripherals, printing, software and supplies divisions. He also leads Tech Data's internal consulting team which focuses on the definition and implementation of processes to standardise and enhance working practices across its country operations (Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland, Sweden and the United Kingdom). Michael Urban brings more than 20 years' senior management experience to Tech Data from a 13-year career with broadliner Actebis in several leadership roles including Managing Director Europe and CEO and Chairman Actebis Holdings. Michael left Actebis in 2003 and developed several businesses, including the MBO of Targa PCs from Actebis or the launch of Carpo VoIP services in Germany.
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