30 Notable IT Executive Moves: July 2013

Jeffrey Benck

Emulex has promoted President and COO Jeffrey Benck to the role of CEO and a member of the board of directors. Benck replaces James McCluney, who stepped down after serving as Emulex's CEO since 2006. Benck joined Emulex in 2008 as COO and was later promoted to president. Prior to joining the network management company, he served as president and COO of QLogic and spent nearly 20 years at IBM roles in various leadership and management positions, including vice president of IBM's xSeries servers.


Get a roundup of CRN's networking coverage right to your inbox with the CRN Networking newsletter.