Henk Schouten's Return to Fast Lane MEA

Dubai, UAE – 01/08/2017 – Fast Lane Dubai has announced the appointment of Henk Schouten, co-founder of Fast Lane over twenty years ago, as its new Managing Director for the Middle East & Africa region.

Principally, it is the Cloud ecosystem that motivated Henk to return to Fast Lane “Cloud infrastructure demands advanced data skills and it is an honor to be able to lead the premier knowledge partner in MEA” says Henk. He joins the Fast Lane team with a wealth of experience and expertise within the Data Center and Cloud industry, working at the likes of Xylan, Alcatel, Extreme, and most recently Nutanix, managing international teams. Over his vast career in the region, Henk has garnered industry recognition for building and supporting exceptional teams. At Fast Lane Henk will overlook Strategy and Operations, speaking about his appointment as the Managing Director, Henk says, “The IT future is all about the app. Fast Lane will provide the knowledge to our customers to make this transition. Education is essential to guarantee consumers best experience from the network. Our goal is to be the preferred knowledge provider for Middle East and Africa.” Fast Lane is positive about Henk’s ability to drive the company to next level growth and heightening its relationship with its training partners. ‘We are confident that Henk’s knowledge and experience will immensely benefit and be an asset to our growing vendor portfolio, our training partners, and Fast Lane.” Said Fast Lane CEO Josef Miskulnig. 

With the appointment of Henk as Managing Director, Fast Lane promoted Mariam Dabboussi as its new Head of Sales, Marketing, and Business Development. Mariam will now lead Fast Lane’s Sales team and overlook key marketing functions. In the last three years Mariam, previously looking after Business Development, grew Fast Lane’s training portfolio to include top IT Technology Leaders, the likes of Cisco, NetApp, Cloudera, Infoblox, A10 Networks, Citrix, Fortinet, Veeam Software.

For additional information please contact:

Nazneen Farokh; nazneen@flane.com

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