SAN JOSE, CA — Quantum (www.quantum.com) has appointed James Mundle global channel chief, responsible for the company’s global partner strategy, programs and execution. He will also serve as the executive advocate for Quantum’s channel partners worldwide.
Mundle joins Quantum as the company expands its leadership in storing video and unstructured data through the recent acquisitions of ActiveScale object storage software from Western Digital and source code from data storage software start-up Atavium. He brings over 35 years of experience leading channel strategy and programs at storage and cloud solution companies. Most recently, he served as vice president of worldwide channel programs with VEEAM. Prior to VEEAM, he was VP of worldwide channel sales for Seagate’s cloud systems and solutions business. Previously, Mundle spent 10 years at Hewlett Packard Enterprise in increasingly senior roles, leading its storage and industry standard services business in the Americas.