Quest appoints new Asia head

Barrie Sheers joins the vendor and will be based in Singapore

Management software vendor, Quest Software, has appointed Barrie Sheers as vice-president and general manager for Asia-Pacific Japan.

Sheers will be based in Quest’s Singapore office.

Prior to joining the vendor, he led Asia-Pacific operations for Sybase, in addition to executive-level sales and marketing positions at EMC.

“The Pan-Asian region continues to be among the most rapidly developing markets for IT infrastructure and systems management solutions. We expect Barrie’s wealth of go-to-market strategy expertise will help expand our reach in this part of the world,” Quest senior vice-president of worldwide sales, Alan Fudge, said.

“We look forward to working with Barrie as he introduces Quest products to an ever-growing international customer base.”