Today CRN, one of the most trusted global news sources for the IT channel, published its annual list of the 25 most influential executives naming Lenovo’s CEO, Yuanqing Yang, as one of the top leaders offering solutions providers much-needed partnership at a time when they need it most.
Yang was highlighted for his work to diversify Lenovo’s business beyond PC to include server and mobile and the formation of a business group focused on solutions and services. Today, Lenovo’s non-PC business revenue mix has increased to nearly 40% of the company’s annual group revenue.
Yang was praised for leading Lenovo to profit levels not seen in nearly 20 years, despite a challenging economy while defending the company’s dominant position in the PC market.
In addition to Yang, CRN also named Vladimir Rozanovich, SVP, Worldwide Infrastructure Solutions Group Sales as one of the industry’s technology disrupters and Rob Cato, VP, North America Channels was highlighted as one of the top 25 channel sales leaders.
Today, Lenovo is a US$62 billion revenue global technology powerhouse, ranking #171 in the Fortune Global 500. Under Yang’s leadership, Lenovo’s R&D has evolved to focus on the “New IT” architecture where client devices, edge computing, cloud computing, network, and artificial intelligence all work together to continue to drive intelligent transformation within today’s businesses.
Read the full list of CRN’s 25 most influential Executives of 2023 here.
Lenovo (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) is a US$62 billion revenue global technology powerhouse, ranked #171 in the Fortune Global 500, employing 77,000 people around the world, and serving millions of customers every day in 180 markets. Focused on a bold vision to deliver smarter technology for all, Lenovo has built on its success as the world’s largest PC company by further expanding into growth areas that fuel the advancement of ‘New IT’ technologies (client, edge, cloud, network, and intelligence) including server, storage, mobile, software, solutions, and services. This transformation together with Lenovo’s world-changing innovation is building a more inclusive, trustworthy, and smarter future for everyone, everywhere. To find out more visit https://www.lenovo.com, and read about the latest news via our StoryHub.