VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW), a leading innovator in enterprise software, announced the appointment of Venkatesh Murali as General Manager and Country Leader for Nascent Markets and Vietnam.
With over two decades of experience in the IT industry and a strong background in Solutions Sales and Channel Development, Venkatesh will focus on driving business strategy and VMware’s growth in the region. Leveraging the company’s industry-leading innovations, Venkatesh will work closely with partners and enterprises to accelerate digital transformation as more organizations tap into the region’s rapidly expanding digital economy which are transforming people, services, and businesses.
“With developing economies in Asia expected to grow 5.3% in 2023, and Vietnam forecasted to become the second largest internet economy in Southeast Asia by 2025, VMware is excited to strengthen our support for business and digital transformation in this dynamic and fast-growing region with the appointment of Venkatesh,” said Paul Simos, VMware Vice President and Managing Director of Southeast Asia and Korea.
“Digital transformation is a top priority for customers across the world, including emerging markets in Asia. VMware is in a unique position to help emerging economies here to leapfrog to the latest and best solutions in hybrid & multi-cloud, modern applications and cyber security. Working closely with partners and customers, we will help organisations respond, adapt and accelerate their digital transformation journeys to better capture business opportunities and outcomes,” said Venkatesh.