08.07.15

NEC chooses Jackson to head new global division

NEC Display Solutions Europe has selected Simon Jackson to head up a solutions focused global division.

The company intends the Strategic and Global Sales Division to reinforce its global sales infrastructure and focus on customer solutions.

Jackson, who joined NEC in 1998, will take on the role of director of the division and will be based at NEC’s European headquarters in Munich, Germany.

Bernd Eberhardt, President and CEO of NEC Display Solutions Europe, said: “Simon has demonstrated excellent leadership and expertise in implementing NEC’s vertical sales approach and we are looking forward to bringing that dedication and leadership to this newly created global sales division. NEC’s future is focused on more solution-led sales services, and Simon will be instrumental in ensuring NEC does this effectively on a global scale.”

Jackson moves to the post from his position heading the UK and Benelux markets where he oversaw strategic sales, marketing and operations for NEC Display Solutions.