Mindware acquires Arrow Electronics’ enterprise computing solutions business in Middle East
Dubai, UAE – April, 2019: Following approval by governmental authorities in the United Arab Emirates, Mindware FZ-LLC, the renowned distributor of quality IT products to the Middle East and North Africa, announced the addition of new intelligent IT solutions to its wide-ranging portfolio, by acquiring Arrow Electronics’ enterprise computing solutions business in the Middle East.
The agreement includes distribution of Arrow’s enterprise computing solutions FZCO product and services portfolio in the Middle East
The acquisition is part of Mindware’s growth strategy to advancing as the leading Value-Added Distributor in the region. Via this acquisition, Mindware will expand its Dell EMC territorial coverage and enhance its security portfolio with additional global vendors such as RSA, CheckPoint, Forcepoint, and TrendMicro.
Arrow Electronics has recruited a large number of enterprise re-sellers, always operating as their trusted technology advisor and growth enabler.
“This acquisition reinforces our strategy to support the digital transformation of the regional IT industry and the high demand for Storage, Cloud, and Security solutions,” said Philippe Jarre, CEO of Mindware. “Moreover, it significantly strengthens our position in this rapidly growing segment. We are delighted to welcome the Arrow team to Mindware,” added Jarre.
Mindware is part of the Midis Group, an international organization comprised of over 150 companies across the emerging markets of Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
As the leading Value-Add Distributor of the finest IT products in the Middle East and Africa, Mindware's extensive portfolio includes world-class global brands reaching out to over 3,500 resellers across more than 25 countries.
Mindware’s comprehensive offerings include a selection of networking, security, virtualization, unified communications, and storage leading brands such as Dell EMC, Juniper, Microsoft, McAfee, Citrix, and Veritas. As part of its VAD methodology, Mindware also offers supplementary value-added services to its reselling partners including pre-sales consultancy, implementation services, local technical support, marketing enablement tools, and multiple channel-enabling programs. Headquartered in Dubai, UAE, Mindware has been uncompromisingly serving its customers for more than a quarter-century in the Middle East and Africa.