Avnet Inc. (NASDAQ: AVT), Phoenix, has promoted Max Chan to chief information officer, reporting to MaryAnn Miller, chief administrative officer. Chan has been serving as the head of global information solutions within Avnet since November 2018.
As CIO, Chan is responsible for all information technology (IT) areas throughout the Avnet ecosystem, which includes the delivery of all strategic business IT and digital transformation initiatives. Chan will work closely with Avnet senior executives to translate their business strategies into IT roadmaps, and also set the prioritization of these initiatives through a global governance process. He oversees the resources and capabilities of the global IT team, ensuring the organization maintains a robust and optimized IT environment for the company.