SINGAPORE – 14 February 2019 - Talend (NASDAQ: TLND) a global leader in cloud data integration solutions, today announced the hiring of Stu Garrow as Senior Vice President of Sales and General Manager for Asia Pacific (APAC). Garrow is responsible for driving business development and growth including expanding Talend’s regional partner ecosystem.According to a joint study by Microsoft and IDC, "by 2021, 60% of Asia Pacific's GDP will be derived from digital products or services created through digital transformation." To succeed in their digital transformation, "business leaders are increasingly looking at how they can capitalise on data to deliver new experiences and solutions. To unlock the potential of data, organizations need to adopt a cloud strategy that is flexible, scalable and agile to meet the growing data pool."
“We are delighted to welcome Stu, who has extensive expertise and a deep understanding of the cloud data integration market in Asia Pacific,” said Mike Tuchen, CEO, Talend. “Talend expansion in APAC is a success story, we experienced annual growth exceeding 100% year over year and added a new cloud data infrastructure to meet increasing regional demand for Talend Cloud. I am thrilled that Stu has joined to help guide Talend's continued success in the region.”
Garrow brings more than 25 years of experience in developing high-performing teams, and driving business, channel, and alliances strategies in Asia Pacific for leading data integration and software companies. Prior to joining Talend, Garrow served as Director of Channels and Alliances Asia Pacific at MuleSoft. Following five years’ experience building and running the Asia Pacific partner business for MuleSoft, Garrow became the Global Director, Channel and Alliances Programs for MuleSoft, where he led the partner program, product readiness and partner enablement. Garrow also previously held leadership positions at Tech Inject, Certus Solutions, Software Traction and Agitar Software (acquired by McCabe Software). Since 2013, Stu Garrow has also been serving as a business mentor, providing his expertise to social entrepreneurs to help them develop their businesses.
"Across all industries in APAC today, companies are looking to use data to transform, accelerate decision making, develop new products and services, and, perhaps above all, improve the customer experience,” said Stu Garrow. “I am excited to join Talend at such a pivotal time in their growth and have the opportunity, in collaboration with our partners, to empower our customers to fully harness the power of their data.”
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Talend (Nasdaq: TLND) a leader in cloud integration solutions, puts more of the right data to work for your business, faster. Talend Cloud delivers a single platform for simple and complex data integration tasks across public, private, and hybrid cloud, as well as on-premises environments, and enables greater collaboration between IT and business teams. Combined with self-service solutions and hundreds of pre-built connectors from SaaS applications to cloud data warehouses, Talend allows you to cost-effectively meet the demands of ever-increasing data volumes, users, and use cases.
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