Acronis gets new VP and GM for sales
Steve Goh to handle business in emerging markets and Asia-Pacific
Data protection vendor Acronis, has appointed Steve Goh as vice president and general manager of Sales for emerging markets and Asia-Pacific.
In the new role, Goh is responsible for deploying and executing Acronis' strategy, growing sales, and extending the company's footprint in emerging markets and Asia-Pacific.
Goh will also focus on restructuring, building, and motivating teams and driving growth via channel and alliances sales, as well as direct and enterprise sales.
"Steve's appointment demonstrates our commitment to hiring top-notch talent to support our growth plans in Asia. His vast experience in identifying opportunities and taking strategic steps to achieve business goals will ensure the company's success in the coming years. Steve has a proven track record of building world-class teams, ensuring that we deliver world-class products, support and service to all our customers," said Serguei Beloussov, co-founder and CEO at Acronis.
The company said Goh's expertise and experience will ensure that Acronis sustains the growth momentum and solidifies the position as the leading data protection vendor in these markets.
"I am enthusiastic about the opportunity to be part of an exciting journey to continue the great work and foundation that the leadership team has laid down to position Acronis as the market leader," Goh added.
Goh worked for Microsoft Asia, being responsible for a number of portfolios in the enterprise, SMB, and, OEM segments in Singapore and China.
Goh is replacing Jan-Jaap Jager, who has moved to a new role within Acronis.