Gokul Hemmady, Former Nextel and ADC Telecommunications Executive, Brings Growth and Recurring Revenue Emphasis
Digi International, a leading global provider of mission critical Internet of Things (“IoT”) products, services, and solutions, today announced that Gokul Hemmady has been appointed as Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of the company effective June 18, 2018.
“We are pleased to welcome Gokul to Digi,” said Digi President and CEO Ron Konezny. “Gokul has held a wide range of financial and operational leadership positions both here and abroad during his career. He has an outstanding track record of managing financial and business operations for public companies, and we look forward to leveraging his expertise and experience as we continue to transform Digi.”
“I am very excited to be joining Digi at this time,” said Hemmady. “The company is well-positioned for further growth given the steps management has taken over the last several quarters, and I look forward to helping Digi continue to transform its business and drive shareholder value.”
Hemmady replaces Michael C. Goergen, Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, who is leaving the company as previously announced. He will be leaving the company after a transition period. “A heartfelt thank you to Mike for his leadership, efforts, and contributions while at Digi. We wish him all the best at his new role,” said Konezny.