Nutanix poaches Amazon Web Services veteran to drive India business



Bengaluru: US-headquartered enterprise Cloud computing company Nutanix on Wednesday announced the appointment of veteran IT leader Anantharaman Balakrishnan as its new Vice President and Managing Director of Sales for India.

Before joining Nutanix, Balakrishnan was Head of Amazon Web Services’ financial services and manufacturing verticals for the large enterprise business in India. Prior to that, he spent eight years at Dell EMC in a variety of senior sales and leadership roles before finally becoming Senior Director, Global Services Lead. “I am delighted to be joining Nutanix at such an exciting time for the company and the industry,” Balakrishnan said on his appointment. “The battle lines are being drawn as public and private clouds converge. True success will lie with the companies that can drive innovation and value for their customers,” he added. (IANS)

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