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Tech Data Named a Fortune World’s Most Admired Company for 11th Consecutive Year

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Tech Data (Nasdaq: TECD) today announced it has been named one of the “World’s Most Admired Companies” by Fortune for the 11th consecutive year. The company scored second overall in the Wholesalers: Electronics and Office Equipment category.

“At Tech Data, we are honored and privileged to be recognized by Fortune as one of the world’s most admired companies,” said Rich Hume, chief executive officer at Tech Data. “To receive this honor for more than a decade running is truly humbling, and something that is made possible by the steadfast effort and commitment of our nearly 15,000 colleagues around the globe, each of whom embodies our shared values of integrity, excellence, accountability, collaboration and inclusion.”

The list of World’s Most Admired Companies is developed annually by Fortune in partnership with Korn Ferry. Candidates for the list include 1,500 of the largest companies from around the globe, and winners are chosen based on the results of a corporate reputation survey administered to more than 3,700 executives, directors and securities analysts.

Tech Data also is currently No. 88 on the Fortune 500 and No. 330 on the Fortune Global 500. The complete list of Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies is available at

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About Tech Data

Tech Data connects the world with the power of technology. Our end-to-end portfolio of products, services and solutions, highly specialized skills, and expertise in next-generation technologies enable channel partners to bring to market the products and solutions the world needs to connect, grow and advance. Tech Data is ranked No. 88 on the Fortune 500® and has been named one of Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies for 11 straight years. To find out more, visit or follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook and Instagram.