Executive Switch Up
Intel partners have seen widespread reshuffling among executives in the channel over the past year, as the chip company aims to refocus its strategy around the cloud and data center.
The most recent change came this week, when CRN learned that channel chief Maurits Tichelman is moving out of his role in the channel. Beyond Tichelman, Intel has been reorganizing its channel operations since it first announced in 2016 its overall strategy to reduce its dependence on the PC market.
Following are six big Intel channel executive changes that surprised partners.