Hitachi Data Systems has announced the appointment of Wee Kai Teck as the new managing director of Hitachi Data Systems Malaysia. The appointment underscores the company’s commitment to customers and partners in Malaysia, and reinforces its drive towards establishing strategic alliances and increasing growth for the company.

Wee joins Hitachi Data Systems from EMC Corporation where his most recent roles in 13 years were as the director for Enterprise Sales and interim country manager for Malaysia. Earlier, he held key sales and IT roles at Western Digital, CSA, GlaxoWell come and Oracle in his 20 year career in the IT industry. Wee reports to Ravi Rajendran, vice president and general manager, ASEAN, Hitachi Data Systems.

The appointment comes at a time when Hitachi Data Systems achieved the highest revenue second quarter (Q2FY12, July 1 to September 30, 2012) in its history*, bringing the company to a total of 8 consecutive record-setting quarters*.

*Based on Hitachi consolidated revenue (U.S. $ basis).