Company Information

Global Strength: Avnet Technology Solutions is a leading distributor of IT solutions in more than 70 countries. We are an operating group of Avnet, Inc., representing USD $11.5 billion in global sales annually.

Experience and Expertise: We have 3,000 professionals worldwide who provide direct and collaborative support to our partners throughout the solutions sales cycle. Our team includes industry specialists as well as technical, solution and sales experts.

Strategic Channel Relationships: We maintain a unique position at the center of the channel, connecting you with top technology suppliers, software vendors and services providers.

Solution-Selling Specialization: Our proprietary SolutionsPath® methodology is the only strategy in the channel that is proven to help partners rapidly enter and excel in high-growth technology and vertical markets.

Business-Building Resources: We continually invest in results-driven resources and high-value services that help our partners:

  • Speed time to market
  • Minimize cost and investment
  • Increase sales and profitability

Partner-Focused, Consultative Approach: We tailor our partnership to accommodate each partner's specific needs and goals, working with you to assess and identify the right opportunities to grow sales and accelerate success.

Proven Leadership: Avnet is recognized for the following channel strengths and distinctions:Oracle's first and largest enterprise distribution partner

HP's first enterprise distributor
AMD's largest worldwide distributor
One of IBM's largest global distribution partners

Avnet Key Facts

  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Founded: 1921 (by Charles Avnet)
  • CEO: Bill Amelio
  • Global Headquarters: Phoenix, Arizona
  • Ranked #102 on the FORTUNE 500 in 2016
  • Named to the FORTUNE “World’s Most Admired Companies®” 2016 list, 10th year in a row
  • 100,000+ customers worldwide
  • 18,000+ employees
  • 800+ suppliers
  • 300+ locations

 

Why Choose Avnet?

  • Deliver complete solutions from leading technology suppliers
  • Leverage market leading services to augment your own capabilities
  •  Receive the right combination of education and training to move your business forward
  • Enter markets faster – with less upfront investment