SYDNEY, Australia – 12 December, 2017 – MapR Technologies, a pioneer in delivering one platform for all data, across every cloud, today announced the appointment of Paul Bennett as Country Manager to lead its Australian and New Zealand operations. Paul will be responsible for business and go-to-market strategy, focusing on extended sales growth, customer value delivery and partner development.
Over his 25-year career, Paul has become a successful sales and business leader with extensive experience in the software industry. Prior to joining MapR, Paul’s previous roles have included senior leadership roles at IBM, Telelogic, Siemens Nixdorf and Ernst & Young.
“Paul has proven success in achieving strong, sustained business results through supporting his teams to develop and implement innovative and credible business strategies. This, combined with his outstanding sales and marketing experience, is why we are excited to have Paul on board to further enhance our engagement with customers and partners in Australian and New Zealand operations,” said Simon Dale, APAC Vice President at MapR.
“MapR is truly a leader in its field, and has been successfully delivering significant value to its customers in Australia and New Zealand for years. MapR’s ability to deliver one singular platform to bridge legacy systems has enabled its customers to thrive in today’s digital economy. I’m excited to come on board at a time when there is tremendous opportunity across the ANZ market as the role of big data in organisational success continues to grow,” said Bennett.
About MapR Technologies
MapR Technologies, a pioneer in delivering one platform for all data across every cloud, enables companies to harness the power of all of their data with the MapR Converged Data Platform. With the MapR Platform, companies can do analytics and applications together as data happens to create intelligent, next-generation applications to outperform the competition. Globally 2000 enterprises are using the MapR Platform to help them solve their most complex data challenges. Amazon, Cisco, Google, Microsoft, SAP and other leading businesses are all part of the MapR ecosystem. For more information, visit www.mapr.com
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