Insight announces Director Marketing and Strategic Partnerships APAC


Appointment of Marketing and Digital leader further accelerates the transformation of Insight Asia Pacific’s go to market.

Sydney, Australia, May 9, 2019 -- Insight Enterprises (NASDAQ:NSIT), today announces the appointment of Athena Thompson as Director of Marketing and Strategic Partnerships for Asia Pacific (APAC).

“It gives me great pleasure to welcome Athena Thompson to the APAC Executive Leadership team at such an exciting time in our evolution in the region,” said Mike Morgan, Vice President and Managing Director, Insight APAC. “Never has there been a period of such incredible disruption in our industry presenting amazing opportunities for our clients, partners and teammates alike. Insight has invested strongly in cutting-edge global systems, processes and tools so I’m delighted to have a marketing leader with Athena’s calibre to really bring this to life.” 

Athena is an accomplished and award-winning marketing leader, bringing with her an impressive marketing and Cloud transformation pedigree. Most recently Athena held the role as Chief Marketing Officer at rhipe, preceded by key roles at Microsoft in Worldwide, Asia Pacific and Australian subsidiaries. 

“I’ve known the Insight business for many years, and have been impressed with how it has grown and evolved. Insight has both a reputation for excellence and a strong, diverse team and culture,” said Athena. “It’s also a business that has embraced digital transformation both inside and out. Whether it’s helping clients to realise the tremendous value and impact from technology solutions across their businesses and communities – or how Insight goes to market. I couldn’t be happier to be part of the team!” 

Athena joined the team in April and will be based in Insight’s APAC head office in Sydney.

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About Insight

Today, every business is a technology business. Insight Enterprises, Inc. empowers organisations of all sizes with Insight Intelligent Technology Solutions™ and services to maximise the business value of IT. As a Fortune 500-ranked global provider of digital innovation, cloud and data centre transformation, connected workforce, and supply chain optimisation solutions and services, we help clients successfully manage their IT today while transforming for tomorrow. From IT strategy and design to implementation and management, our 7,000 employees help clients innovate and optimise their operations to run smarter.

Media contact

Athena Thompson
Director of Marketing and Strategic Partnerships, APAC 
+61 413 500 494 

Fast facts

Insight was founded in 1988.

Global headquarters are in Tempe, Arizona.

We have operations in 20 countries.

We’re Microsoft’s largest global partner.

We offer support in 14 languages.