Mayer has served as the unit’s interim leader for the past four months, overseeing the company’s worldwide operations.
Mayer will report to Dave Donatelli, executive vice president and general manager of enterprise servers, storage, networking and technology services at HP.
“Bethany’s networking and business experience will help HP to continue to advance market share gains while transforming the industry by delivering superior products at greater value to clients,” said Donatelli. “During her interim leadership of HP networking, Bethany exceeded performance goals resulting in our seventh straight quarter of double-digit growth. She is the right leader to accelerate this business.”