SANTA CLARA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Accelerite, a provider of infrastructure software for digital transformation, today announced it has appointed Jeff Rowland as Vice President of Global Sales. Rowland will report directly to CEO Nara Rajagopalan, help drive Accelerite’s worldwide go-to-market strategy and lead its worldwide sales team to sustain and accelerate the company’s growth.
“For many enterprises, digital transformation is becoming a reality, yet it can be challenging to simplify and secure organization-wide digital business and transformation, spanning mobile devices, PC, tablets, servers, clouds and increasingly connected devices,” said Rowland. “I am extremely impressed by the opportunity Accelerite has to change this dynamic, creating flexible and customizable software to manage and secure complex enterprise infrastructures. I’m thrilled to join the company and build on its momentum.”
Rowland brings more than 25 years of managing P&L, creating sales and marketing strategies, building high-performance teams and establishing industry partnerships to Accelerite. Rowland was most recently the vice president of global sales at ThinAir. He has also served as EVP, IoT Security and Global Business Development at GlobalSign, EVP of Sales at Sideband Networks and EVP Americas Sales at Indentiv. Rowland holds a B.S. in Business Marketing and Management from Southern Illinois University, Carbondale.
“Being able to understand increased infrastructure complexities, adding more visibility and control concerns to cloud, IoT and endpoint management is critical as we look to lessen the challenges that burden that IT professionals face,” said Nara Rajagopalan, CEO of Accelerite. “Jeff understands the complexities organizations face to secure connected enterprises, quickly build private and public enterprise clouds, and bring rapid IoT service creation to life. He has the track record and experience to lead our global sales operations at this exciting stage in our growth, and we’re happy to have him on board.”
Accelerite is a Silicon Valley based company delivering secure business-critical infrastructure software for Global 1000 enterprises. Accelerite’s product suite includes hybrid cloud infrastructure, endpoint security, big data analytics and the Internet of Things. To learn more, visit Accelerite.