Dallas, TX, Jul. 10, 2017 – Dallas-based technology integrator GDT today announced Vinod Muthuswamy has been named president, effective immediately. As President, Muthuswamy will have responsibility for all of the company’s operating units worldwide including the extensive engineering and field delivery resources throughout the United States. He will report directly to founder and CEO JW Roberts.
Muthuswamy, 39, is a 17-year veteran of the IT industry. Prior to his role as President of GDT, Muthuswamy served as president of GDT Advanced Solutions, a Managed Services organization and wholly-owned subsidiary of GDT. As president of GDT Advanced Solutions, Muthuswamy led a group of over 100 consultants, engineers, solution architects, and sales resources, delivering services across a broad set of vertical markets. During his time as President of GDT Advanced Solutions, Muthuswamy grew the top line 588% in total contract value while expanding service offerings into Hybrid IaaS, Cloud Consumption Services, Advanced Autonomics and Digital Labor.
GDT Advanced Solutions has been absorbed under the GDT Managed Services Group following Muthuswamy’s move into his role as President of GDT.
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Prior to joining GDT Advanced Solutions, Muthuswamy served as Chief Technology Officer of 3Qube Technologies. At 3Qube, Muthuswamy focused on the development of 3Qube’s Service and Solutions portfolio, driving innovation in technology and operations.
Before his time at 3Qube, Muthuswamy served as Vice President of Managed Services and Cloud Services for NEC Corporation of America (NEC). In this role, Vinod lead an organization both in the U.S. and overseas that consisted of more than 200 consultants, engineers, solution architects, and developers that served enterprise and public sector customers. Under his leadership, NEC’s award-winning, Gartner recognized Managed and Support Services business experienced a significant and profitable growth year-over-year and represented more than $100 million in annual revenue.
Founded in 1996, GDT is an award-winning, technology integrator and Cisco Gold Partner. GDT specializes in designing, building, and delivering best-of-breed technology solutions for service providers, enterprise networks, data centers, and more. The GDT team of expert architects and engineers hold the highest level of certification and employ the use of state-of-the-art, LEED certified facilities to translate the latest ideas and technologies into innovative solutions that realize the vision of business leaders.