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Eaton affirms commitment to driving Hong Kong・s digital transformation with sponsorship of PCCW・s 3rd Annual Digital Forum and new executive appointment



Source: Tech News Date: Friday, 24 June 2016
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Eaton, a power management solutions company, has further affirmed its commitment to drive Hong Kong・s digital transformation into a fully integrated, interconnected society by supporting PCCW Solutions・ 3rd Annual Digital Forum 2016, and with a new major executive appointment in Hong Kong.

The theme of this year・s Annual Digital Forum will be :Growth beyond Limit: A New Era of Digitalization and Revolutionary Customer Experience;, focusing on how enterprises in Hong Kong can leverage digital solutions, Internet of Things (IoT) solutions, and the cloud to transform businesses.

Lisa Kuk, general manager, Greater China for Eaton・s electrical business, emphasized: :Hong Kong is a key market of growth for Eaton and especially for its data center segment, given its status as a technological and financial hub for the region. Its data center capabilities are likewise robust and world-class, making Hong Kong a natural, strategic point of growth for us.;

In order to strengthen its data center business and amplify its presence in the Hong Kong market, Eaton has also recently announced the appointment of a new business leader who will lead its electrical business and drive its growth and expansion in the market.

Anthony Tong has been appointed business director for Hong Kong. Under Kuk・s leadership, Tong will helm a new, strategic approach within the data center segment to increase sales of power quality and power distribution products in the Greater China region. He will also be responsible for managing the relationship with key enterprise customers.

:With more than 15 years of experience in strategic planning, business development, channel management and marketing communication at critical power protection and IT industries,
Anthony will bring valuable insight as we strive to meet our aggressive growth goals in the region, :Kuk said.

:We believe that Hong Kong is poised to take a leap into the future of IoT and data center solutions,; continued Kuk. :This means that reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable energy management is critical. Eaton・s power management solutions enable this by allowing systems to become more efficient, and we trust that our dynamic new team will rise to the challenge and strive to position Eaton at the forefront of digital transformation in Hong Kong.;

Eaton has advanced into the Hong Kong market in full force with an end user-oriented business approach. They have secured many customer wins and projects including China Unicom Datacenter, Equinix HK2 Datacenter and China Mobile Datacenter.