Tech Data has appointed Deena LaMarque Piquion to vice president and general manager, Latin America and Caribbean (LAC).
Piquion will oversee the strategic direction and execution of all sales, marketing and operations functions for the company’s LAC organization, including its Miami-based Latin America Export division.
“Deena’s experience in the LAC region, as well as her solutions-focused approach to driving success for our vendor partners and customers, make her an ideal fit for this role,” said Joe Quaglia, president, Americas at Tech Data. “Our new combined LAC organization is designed to capture the end-to-end opportunities that exist for our vendors and customers in the region, combining the legacy strengths of Tech Data and Technology Solutions into a cohesive new team focused on driving profitable growth for our partners. We are excited about the opportunities ahead in the LAC region and are confident in Deena’s ability to take the business to new heights.”
Piquion joined Tech Data in September 2000 as an MBA Rotational Associate working on strategic projects throughout the Latin America region. During her tenure with the company, she has held positions of increasing responsibility, most recently serving as vice president, Latin America Export since June 2016. Piquion was honored with a Glass Ceiling Award from the National Diversity Council in 2016. She holds a B.S. in Political Science from Vassar College and an M.S. in Foreign Service from Georgetown University.