US company Ingram Micro Inc. is a global wholesale provider of technology products and services. Its capabilities cover cloud platforms to promote sales, the provision of services and logistics throughout a product's lifecycle, and customer satisfaction. Ingram Micro operates in 52 countries across six continents and has 23 service and 154 logistics centers worldwide. In Latin American, the company has a presence in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, Peru, and Uruguay. The firm was founded in 1979 as Micro D, Inc. and was acquired by Ingram Industries in 1986. In 2016, Ingram Micro became a subsidiary of Chinese conglomerate HNA Group. Its corporate headquarters are located in Irvine, California.