President and Chief Executive Officer
Dennis Polk is President and Chief Executive Officer and has served in this capacity since March 2018. Mr.Polk is also a Director since his appointment in February 2012. Previously he served as Chief Operating Officer, Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President of Corporate Finance since joining the Company in February 2002. Mr. Polk received a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Santa Clara University.
President, Worldwide Technology Solutions Distribution
Michael Urban is President, Worldwide Technology Solutions Distribution, and joined SYNNEX in February 2019. He comes to SYNNEX after six years at Tech Data, where he last served as Corporate Vice President for Strategy, Transformation, and Global Vendor Management. Michael also served as CEO and Chairman, among other leadership roles, during a 13-year career at Actebis, a large pan-European wholesale IT distributor. Michael leads and manages SYNNEX’ worldwide strategic direction in distribution, logistics and integration services operations. He holds an advanced degree in engineering from Paderborn University in Germany.
President, North American Technology Solutions
Peter Larocque is President, North American Technology Solutions and has served in this capacity since November 2013, having previously served as President of U.S. Distribution since July 2006, Executive Vice President of Distribution since June 2001, and Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing from September 1997 until June 2001. Mr. Larocque is responsible for SYNNEX’ North American distribution business. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from the University of Western Ontario, Canada.
Executive Vice President and President, Concentrix Corporation
Christopher Caldwell is Executive Vice President and President of Concentrix Corporation and has served in this capacity since February 2014, having previously served as President of Concentrix Corporation since June 2012, Senior Vice President & General Manager of Concentrix Corporation until June 2012, and Senior Vice President, Global Business Development since March, 2007. Mr. Caldwell joined Concentrix in 2004 as Vice President, Emerging Business from the EMJ Data Systems Ltd. purchase in Canada, and has been instrumental in assisting SYNNEX in its build-out of value-add services and business model diversification. Prior to joining Concentrix, Mr. Caldwell served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Coral Tech from 1988 to 2000. Mr. Caldwell serves as a Director of Microland Ltd. and has received numerous rewards and recognition for his entrepreneurial approach to business.
General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Simon Leung is Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary and has served in this capacity since May 2001. Mr. Leung joined SYNNEX in November 2000 as Corporate Counsel. Prior to SYNNEX, Mr. Leung was an attorney at the law firm of Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker LLP. Mr. Leung received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California, Davis in International Relations and his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Minnesota Law School.
Chief Financial Officer
Marshall Witt is Chief Financial Officer and has served in this capacity since April 2013. Prior to joining SYNNEX, Mr. Witt was Senior Vice President of Finance and Controller with FedEx Freight. During his 15-year tenure with FedEx Corporation, Mr. Witt held progressive financial and operational roles. Prior to FedEx, he held accounting and finance leadership positions including five years with KPMG LLP as an audit manager for banking and transportation clients. Mr. Witt holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance from Pacific Lutheran University and a Master’s in Accounting from Seattle University, and is a Certified Public Accountant.