Exertis appoints new MD

Exertis has announced the appointment of Tim Griffin as the divisional managing director of DCC Technology and the MD of the Exertis Group, reporting to Donal Murphy, CEO, DCC plc. Griffin will assume global responsibility for the strategic direction and performance of Exertis.

Murphy said:

This is a key appointment and I am delighted that Tim has accepted the challenge and opportunity to grow our technology distribution business and expand our presence in new and existing territories. He brings extensive international experience and expertise with an emphasis on customer relationships, and a history of creating highly engaged teams aligned to strong company values. I am confident that with the great management we have in place and Tim’s leadership qualities, we have an exciting future ahead.”

Griffin has enjoyed a career with Dell for more than a decade, most recently as CEO and general manager for Dell EMC UK & Ireland. Along with other Dell roles, he worked for BBC Resources for six years as head of commercial services. Griffin is also a serving non-executive director for the Welsh Rugby Union.

He said of his new appointment:

We have all the foundations in place and the support of DCC to take this amazingly vibrant and successful company to the next level. People make the difference in business and we have very talented and driven teams across our diverse range of technologies. I am looking forward to leading and inspiring these teams to even greater success in the future by broadening our reach and ensuring that our customers and people are our key priorities.”