Juniper Networks makes series of senior appointments for APAC region
Juniper Networks has made series of senior appointments for the Asia Pacific region. These new appointments are made for the sales, system engineering and marketing. The appointments are made in order to attain growth and capitalize the new opportunities in the APAC region as customers are migrating to High-IQ Networks and best-in-class cloud environments.
The series of new appointments starts with the promotion of Wendy Koh as the senior vice president for APAC sales. He will be taking care of the Juniper Networks’ sales and operations across the entire region. His responsibilities will include customer engagement, sales development, training and strategic planning for the growth of revenue. He has been the part of the company since 11 years and has held various senior level positions in the organisation.
Mitch Lewis has been appointed as the VP of APAC Partners and will be reporting to Wendy Koh. He has 25 years of industry experience in sales and marketing and has earlier worked with companies like AT&T, Dilithium Networks and Microsoft.
Another promotion which happened at Juniper is of Russell Skingsley. He has been promoted to the position of VP for APAC systems engineering and centre of excellence. He will be responsible for product evangelization, field enablement and overall technology stewardship. He brings along with him 25 years of industry experience and he has also served the Vietnam FPT Telecom as the Chief Technology Officer. He joined Juniper Networks in 2009 and he also reports to Koh.
Helda Lopes, earlier working as the senior director for Worldwide Partner Marketing has been promoted to become the VP for APAC Field and Partner marketing. She will be handling Juniper’s brand, pipeline generation, partner co-marketing and sales enablement. Prior to this Lopes has handled many top postitions on Juniper and Cisco.
The last in this series is the appointment of Mark Ablett as the VP of Juniper’s newly created South Asia region. He will focus on improving Juniper’s talent and experience across the South Asia area to accelerate growth for Juniper, its customers and partners. He brings along with him 18 years of expert industry experience.