ChinaCache banks on former IBMer to drive data centre business in North America
He gained experience in the technology sector by working more than 15 years in IT security & networking firms.
ChinaCache International Holdings (Nasdaq:CCIH) has apointed Luis Curet as the General Manager of ChinaCache North America.
Curet has been tasked with supervising the business operations and management of the North American business, and will be based in ChinaCache’s Silicon Valley office.
Curet began his career in engineering with IBM, before moving into sales and marketing. He gained experience in the technology sector by working more than 15 years in IT security & networking firms, where he held multiple senior leadership roles.
Before joining ChinaCache, Curet was Vice President of Sales, Americas at Imperva Incapsula. He also currently serves as an advisor for several start-up companies with international operations.
Wang Song, CEO of ChinaCache, said: “We are very pleased to welcome Luis to the ChinaCache team. We are excited about our strategy to leverage CDN, data centre and Internet exchange (CHN-IX) to grow internationally and become a global leader in the industry.
“We are focused on staying ahead of the market trends to deliver leading CDN services and solutions to our customers around the world. Luis’s vision and experience will help us to become a world-class global Internet company and further enhance our customer’s experience.”
Curet said: ” I feel my business experience within Silicon Valley and across North America will significantly help us grow our business with companies that are looking to expand their presence within China.”