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IBM Board of Directors Elects Virginia M. "Ginni" Rometty President and CEO of IBM

  • Samuel J. Palmisano and Virginia M. Ginni Rometty

    IBM Board of Directors Elects Virginia M. "Ginni" Rometty President and CEO of IBM

    Date added: 25 Oct 2011

    Samuel J. Palmisano and Virginia M. "Ginni" Rometty at IBM's corporate headquarters in Armonk, N.Y. Rometty, an IBM senior vice president, was elected by the IBM board of directors to become the company's president and ninth CEO on January 1, 2012. Palmisano, currently IBM chairman, president and CEO, has significantly transformed IBM. During his tenure as CEO, the company has delivered record financial performance and breakthrough innovations, such as Watson. Mr. Palmisano will remain IBM's chairman. [Photo: Jon Iwata/IBM]