Microsoft (MSFT) announced that Robert Deshaies has left his post as vice president of U.S. Partner Business Development and Sales, and will be replaced by Jenni Flinders. Flinders has served as general manager of the channel incentive and transaction channel in the Worldwide Partner Group for the past three years. She will report to Phil Sorgen, who recently took the post of corporate vice president of the U.S. Small and Midmarket Solutions & Partners Group.
Flinders, who has been with Microsoft for nine years, has played a significant role in the company’s channel operations, including serving as chief of staff for Microsoft Worldwide Channel Chief Allison Watson.