OZ Memorial Service For PC Industry Super Star
A memorial service is set to be held in Australia for Rod Lappin the Australian who headed Lenovo’s Data Centre Group who at 47 suddenly passed away earlier this month.
The service – ‘To Celebrate the Life of Rod Lappin’ – will take place at St Stephen’s Uniting Church at 197 Macquarie Street in Sydney at 9:30am.
All are welcome to the service, which will be followed by a light lunch and drinks at The Ivy Sunroom on 330 George Street in Sydney.
The charismatic leader, who I have known for many years recently moved to Lenovo’s US headquarters in North Carolina and was one of the most motivated executives in the PC industry.
“From the moment Rod Lappin joined the Lenovo family 12 years ago it was clear he was a super star and shined in every crowd,” said Yuanqing Yang, chairman and CEO of Lenovo. “He was young, passionate and filled with an abundance of positivity I had rarely seen.