Senior Vice President and Managing Director, Europe, Middle East & AfricaBassem Bouzid was appointed senior vice president and managing director, Europe, Middle East, Africa, for Diebold, Incorporated, in May 2014. He is responsible for leading the company's operations throughout the region.
Prior to joining Diebold, Bouzid most recently served as vice president and general manager for HP Enterprise Services. In this role, he drove profitable growth and market expansion for the Enterprise Services business in the Middle East and Africa. In addition to HP, Bouzid has held various executive-level positions at several other global high-tech and service-oriented companies, such as IBM and Alcatel Telecoms. While at IBM, he led the successful transformation of its outsourcing business into a profitable business unit.
A French national, Bouzid holds a master’s degree from the University of Paris.