HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., Jan. 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- SmartSource Computer & Audio Visual Rentals ("SmartSource Rentals," Hauppauge, NY, www.smartsourcerentals.com), one of the nation's leading providers of computer, audio visual (AV) and technology solutions for businesses and events, announced today that Sanjay Kapur has joined the company as the new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Vice President (VP) of Finance. Kapur brings over two decades of financial, diversified operating management and strategic consulting experience to the role. He succeeds CFO Stephen Rupolo, who is now leading corporate product, pricing and asset management strategy in the newly created position of Vice President – Product Strategy.
As the CFO and VP of Finance for SmartSource Rentals, Sanjay will lead all finance and accounting functions, as well as Information Technology (IT). He will be responsible for establishing best financial practices and ensuring that the company infrastructure is built to scale in support of growth. In addition, Sanjay will work closely with the Board of Directors and other stakeholders as a business partner to ensure that key financial benchmarks, strategies and metrics are achieved.
"We are very pleased to welcome Sanjay to the SmartSource Executive Team," stated Peter Handal, President and CEO. "He has extensive experience in all aspects of finance and accounting, as well as the broad business background that will make him a key player in helping SmartSource execute our Strategic Plan. We have ambitious plans for the next few years, and with Sanjay on board, we are positioned to move quickly and successfully ahead."
Prior to joining SmartSource Rentals, Kapur spent almost 20 years with Arrow Electronics, Inc., serving most recently as the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Director of Finance for A.E. Petsche (an Arrow Electronics Company based in Arlington, TX) where he successfully transitioned the then newly acquired privately-held business into the Fortune 150 Arrow organization. In addition to his role as CFO for Petsche, Kapur has held multiple executive operating roles at Arrow in areas of finance, sales management, marketing and procurement. Prior to Arrow, Kapur spent five years with McKinsey & Company (Houston, TX) and two years with PricewaterhouseCoopers (Pittsburgh, PA).
Kapur holds an MBA in Finance and International Business from the Fuqua School of Business, Duke University (Durham, NC) and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Muskingum University (New Concord, OH). He is also a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in the state of New York.
About SmartSource Computer & Audio Visual Rentals
SmartSource Rentals is regarded as the trusted experts in technology solutions for businesses and events and maintains the largest national footprint in the computer and audio visual rental space. SmartSource is widely recognized for its breadth and depth of offerings and seamless systems integration for even the most complex temporary installations. By leveraging high performance IT, AV, and the latest interactive technologies, SmartSource helps marketers effectively convey and distill their brand messages with optimum, impactful impressions. SmartSource Rentals has fully-staffed and equipped branch offices in 23 major metropolitan markets. Founded in 1984 as Rent-a-PC, the company was the pioneer market maker in technology rentals. For more information, visit: www.smartsourcerentals.com or call: 800-888-8686.
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