And at IBM
, any former detractors to Rometty
, 53, are genuinely supportive of her
as the best candidate for Big Blue's top job.
Longtime IBMer and superstar Virginia Rometty, 53, was named CEO.
Rometty has had senior exec roles across most functional areas at IBM, including Sales, Marketing, Strategy, and Global Services.
is known as the lady with Palmisano's iron fist but with the addition of a velvet glove.