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John Dathan

Senior Vice President and General Manager
Insight Canada

John Dathan joined Insight in 2018 as the senior vice president and general manager of Insight Canada. He’s tasked with delivering Insight’s solutions to the Canadian market.

He started his career in technology as a PC salesman while studying marketing and finance at Concordia University in Montreal. From 1999 to 2005, he held sales leadership roles at Nortel Networks. Then, from 2005 to 2014, Dathan worked at Juniper Networks as the Canadian enterprise general manager. His roles continued to broaden, and he joined Hewlett Packard Enterprise in 2014, working his way up to vice president and general manager in Canada.

Dathan leverages more than 35 years of sales and business management experience in the IT industry to foster deep partner relationships and create meaningful connections with clients, helping them manage their current IT needs and transform ahead of future challenges. He guides Insight Canada’s overall strategy to meet customer needs through unique processes, tools and services provided via Insight Intelligent Technology Solutions™.

Dathan’s competitive spirit and high energy carry him through each day as Insight Canada’s leader. He believes in driving the success of everyone around him — and communication plays a critical role. He defines the what and the why, so his team can find the how that leads to success.

About Insight

Insight Enterprises, Inc. is a Fortune 500 solutions integrator with more than 11,500 teammates worldwide helping organizations accelerate their digital journey to modernize their business and maximize the value of technology. We enable secure, end-to-end transformation and meet the needs of our clients through a comprehensive portfolio of solutions, far-reaching partnerships and 33+ years of broad IT expertise. Rated as a Forbes World’s Best Employer and certified as a Great Place to Work, we amplify our solutions and services with global scale, local expertise and a world-class e-commerce experience, realizing the digital ambitions of our clients at every opportunity. Discover more at NSIT-M

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