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Duncan Tait

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Director and Corporate Executive Officer EVP, Head of EMEIA and the Americas

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In January 2016 Duncan Tait was appointed as Head of the Americas region, alongside his current position as Director and Corporate Executive Officer, EVP and Head of Europe, Middle East, India and Africa and member of Fujitsu Limited's Board of Directors.

Prior to this he was Chief Executive Officer of Fujitsu’s UK & Ireland region and Chairman of Fujitsu Telecommunications Europe Limited (FTEL).

Duncan has more than 27 years’ experience in the ICT industry. During this time, he has led businesses across the broad spectrum of technology and services, in the UK and internationally. His deep business and industry knowledge and global perspective are critical assets that enable Fujitsu to achieve its mission: to use technology to improve global business and society.

Duncan joined Fujitsu in 2009 to run the Private Sector organization within UK & Ireland, and grew that business by 55 percent before being promoted to Chief Executive. He enjoys building high performance teams and has a passion for inspiring people to achieve the company’s strategy.

Duncan started work as a systems programmer at BAE Systems. After a career in consulting, he moved into product marketing with Keane’s Infrastructure Management business. Subsequently, Duncan ran Granada’s networking business across EMEA. After that, he led numerous services businesses and managed global clients at HP. He later joined Unisys and was eventually Managing Director of all Unisys operations in the Africa, Middle East and UK regions.

Duncan is a member of the Prince’s Trust Technology Leaders’ Board, non-executive director of Business in The Community, board member of e-skills and a fellow of the Royal Society of Arts.

Outside work, Duncan is a committed family man with four daughters. When time permits he enjoys riding motorbikes.

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Meggitt: Using IoT in manufacturing

Meggitt: Using IoT in manufacturing

‘Digital’ – its role in society and especially in business – is the major development of the...

Welcome to Fujitsu Forum Munich 2016: a place to be inspired by the digital world and learn how to thrive within it

Today in Munich, we opened the doors to Fujitsu Forum 2016. Welcoming customers, partners and the wo...

A world in transition: exploring the impact of digital disruption on businesses around the world

Change can be scary– even if the eventual result of that evolution is positive. Within the global ...

Consumers are driving the digital charge

Consumers are driving the digital charge

We are in the middle of a digital revolution. Over two billion people worldwide own a smartphone and...

The 10 pitfalls of digital transformation - #2: What success looks like

Determining a digital direction: Balancing risk and opportunity in digital transformation

Digitalisation has never been so important. In every sector, businesses are realising the advantages...