Enterprise mobility firm, Kony has appointed SAP former head of Cloud, Steven Medeiros, to lead the company's global expansion strategy.
As Kony vice president and general manager of Asia Pacific and Middle East, Medeiros will focus on building offices and channels in the markets of Dubai, Qatar, Japan, Greater China, Australia and South East Asia.
Medeiros has previously led sales, business development, and consulting services companies including SAP, Hire.com, Oracle, and Arrow Electronics.
Prior to joining Kony, he served as head of SAP’s line of business and Cloud solution sales for Greater China.
In this role, he was responsible for driving SAP’s Cloud offerings in China.
During his tenure at SAP, he also led the company’s mobility sales organisation across all of the Asia Pacific and Japan region.
Kony president of field operations, Blake Sallé, said Medeiros had more than two decades of experience leading revenue growth and expansion for high tech companies in North America and APAC.
“We believe the power of mobility will transform the APAC region, especially as the mobile application adoption curve quickly accelerates for many businesses," he said.
"Steve has a keen understanding of this market and how we can better serve the unique enterprise mobility needs of our customers.”Read more: Fire, Rescue and the IBM Cloud
Medeiros said the company's mobile applications solutions and platforms enabled businesses to rapidly deliver great mobile app experiences to employees, customers, and partners.
"I’m a firm believer with Kony’s customer focus, we will continue to extend our leadership position in the market," he said.
Kony provides mobility solutions to help businesses compete in mobile time, by delivering multi-edge mobile apps across devices and systems.