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30 Notable IT Executive Moves: February 2021
February brought major CEO shakeups at Amazon Web Services and SigFox, plus several other major personnel moves at companies like HP Inc., Salesforce, Dell Technologies, VMware, Akamai and Forescout.
Brisbane, Australia-based network-as-a-service provider Megaport appointed former IBM executive Rodney Foreman to the newly created role of chief revenue officer.
Foreman was most recently chief revenue officer at Colbalt Iron. Before that, he was senior vice president of global channel sales at Nutanix and senior vice president of channel sales at Informatica. He had previously spend 16 years at IBM, where he served in channel sales leadership roles.
“We are excited to bring Rodney‘s deep expertise and track record in leading global sales organisations to Megaport,” said Vincent English, CEO of Megaport, in a statement. “With the coming launch of Megaport Virtual Edge (MVE), which will enable the hosting of Network Function Virtualization (NFV), such as SD-WAN capabilities, Megaport has never been in a better position to maximise the revenue opportunities of a tailored and robust channel programme.”