Citrix has announced the appointment of Manish Sharma as Vice President of Partner Sales for the Asia Pacific and Japan (APJ) region. Sharma will report to Craig Stilwell, Senior Vice President of Worldwide Partner Sales at Citrix. With experience in business and strategic channel development across diverse regions, Sharma will be responsible for the Citrix partner ecosystem in APJ; overseeing the growth of the channel business and driving value for our partners in the region.
“Having been part of the Citrix channel ecosystem for the last 15 years, I’m thrilled to join Citrix at this exciting time; to cultivate the company’s partner ecosystem, drive the channel strategy and accelerate the adoption of Citrix products. Citrix is a world-class enabler of digital business with solutions that deliver the experience, security and choice that people and organizations need to innovate, engage customers and be productive – anytime and anywhere. I look forward to working with our partners and mutual customers achieve their digital transformation goals,” said Sharma.
Sharma is an industry veteran and has over 30 years’ experience in channel sales and business across the APJ region. He has also worked in and travelled to every country in the APJ region and brings with him a strong understanding of the operating environments in each market.
Prior to joining Citrix, he spent the last 15 years working as a technology partner of Citrix, leading sales operations of NComputing and Wyse across the APJ region. In his new role, Sharma will be based in Singapore.