SINGAPORE, MARCH 17, 2015: Veeam Software, the innovative provider of solutions that delivers Availability for the Modern Data Center, today announced the appointment of Julian Quinn as Vice President for Asia and Japan. In this role, Quinn will be responsible for driving Veeam’s sales growth and overseeing the company’s regional expansion strategy; specifically, Quinn will be tasked with solidifying Veeam’s presence in Greater China and Hong Kong, growing Veeam’s presence further in Thailand and Malaysia, and enhancing the team in Singapore to meet the increasing demands of the Always-OnTM Business. Quinn will report to Daniel Fried, Senior Vice President, Worldwide Sales and Field Marketing at Veeam.
In his previous role, Quinn was responsible for leading Adobe’s operations throughout Asia and expanding their presence throughout South East Asia, Greater China, Korea, India, Australia and New Zealand over a six year period, achieving remarkable and impressive growth during his tenure. Prior to this, he held senior positions in a variety of leading technology companies including Borland Asia Pacific, BEA South Asia, Netscape Australasia, Novell and Unisys.
“Julian’s extensive experience in working with enterprise customers, developing strategic partnerships to build a wide network of channel partners throughout Asia will be a huge asset to expanding our presence across the region,” said Daniel Fried, Senior Vice President, Worldwide Sales and Field Marketing at Veeam. “We are thrilled to have him on board as we move into our next phase of growth in Asia. We have very aggressive growth and investment plans in the region, along with a great team and we are confident that we will be even more successful with his leadership.”
“Asia holds tremendous potential for both Veeam and our network of partners,” said Quinn. “I believe that Veeam is uniquely positioned to deliver Availability for the Modern Data Center and, I’m excited at the opportunity to drive robust growth in the region and, help sustain Veeam’s momentum in achieving our goal of US$1 billion in annual revenue by 2018.”
About Veeam Software
Veeam recognizes the new challenges companies across the globe face in enabling the Always-On Business, a business that must operate 24/7/365. To address this, Veeam has pioneered a new market of Availability for the Modern Data Center by helping organizations meet recovery time and point objectives (RTPO) of less than 15 minutes for all applications and data, through a fundamentally new kind of solution that delivers high-speed recovery, data loss avoidance, verified protection, leveraged data and complete visibility. Veeam Availability Suite, which includes Veeam Backup & Replication, leverages virtualization, storage, and cloud technologies that enable the modern data center to help organizations save time, mitigate risks, and dramatically reduce capital and operational costs.
Founded in 2006, Veeam currently has 29,000 ProPartners and more than 135,000 customers worldwide. Veeam’s global headquarters are located in Baar, Switzerland, and the company has offices throughout the world.