VP of EMEA Sales & Operations
Chris is a Sales Leader with over 30 years of experience in building and growing IT businesses in Europe, Middle East and Africa. Building teams to Introduce and establish innovative and leading edge technologies is his passion.
Having cut his teeth on VAX/VMS system management tools, he launched similar tools for the Tandem platform, before ‘graduating’ to Object Databases. Entering Veritas, (became Symantec), via acquisition, Chris built business practices to drive the revenue of a number of lines of business in EMEA including backup, archiving and eDiscovery. He built a specialist team to accelerate the Service Provider business and another team to launch the hugely successful backup appliances business.
Chris moved to Germany on two occasions to run the Central European operations of Raxco and Object Design. He also spent some time in Japan running a Customer Experience project for Symantec.