Intelligent CIO Middle East Issue 32 | Page 40

TALKING ////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// Leading from the front As a former military man, the ability to lead people from the front most likely comes as second nature but as Pure Storage Vice-President for EMEA, James Petter, tells Intelligent CIO, his approach to management is certainly an inclusive one. In an exclusive interview, we ask him how he manages the EMEA region for the tech giant. 40 INTELLIGENTCIO