Citrix has appointed Toby Knight as director of desktop technologies.
The newly created position is based in Sydney and will see Knight responsible for leading the Australia and New Zealand desktop technology team. He will also be tasked with driving business and channel opportunities.
In a statement, Citrix area vice-president, Peter Brockhoff, said that with the move to desktop driving the virtualisation market, Knight’s promotion will allow the company to maintain its leader position in the desktop sector.
Knight has been with Citrix for two years as senior manager of systems engineer and managed partners. He led the system engineering team and provided directional advice for Citrix partners. Prior to his employment at Citrix, he was with Dimension Data and worked in driving desktop technologies with entry-level customers.
He will be reporting directly to Brockhoff.