New presidents for Polycom APAC and the Americas

Executive sales leaders take the reigns

Unified communications (UC) vendor, Polycom, has appointed new executive sales leaders for two separate regions.

Michael Alp joins as president of Asia-Pacific, and Damian Artt is taking the reigns as president of the Americas. Both will be responsible for leading the sales strategy and execution in their respective geographies.

Alp, who is replacing recently-retired Hansjoerg Wagner, has experience across hardware, infrastructure, and application software.

He joins Polycom from technology and Cloud computing company, EMC Corporation, where he held the role of APAC and Japan (APJ) backup and recovery systems vice-president. He has also worked for Data Domain as APJ vice-president.

Artt, who has experience in sales and services growth, was most recently with Wind River Systems where he held the role of worldwide sales and services senior vice-president. Before that eight-year stint, he was with Cadence Design Systems for 12 years.

CHANNEL CHOICE: Vote Now for your favourite in the three categories: Vendor, Distributor and Reseller. Voting closes August 8.

Tags hardwareunified communications (UC)appointmentsvendorpolycompresident

More about APACCadence Design SystemsData DomainEMCPolycom

ARN Directory | Distributors relevant to this article

Comments

Comments are now closed

 

Latest News

09:49AM
Xiaomi's Mi4 brings a touch of Apple to the open world of Android
03:38PM
Scott Leader new executive director A/NZ for Pegasystems
12:20PM
Zendesk expands Melbourne operation
12:18PM
Planet Tel acquires Via IP to move into wholesale aggregation
More News
23 Jul
Dell Connected Security: Listen to what the experts have to say about security
24 Jul
The Rise of the Challenger Marketer
24 Jul
Veeam’s Crazy 8 Roadshow
24 Jul
Executive Sales Breakfast Briefing
View all events