Commvault has appointed Sunil Mahale as vice president, sales engineering and emerging technology, Asia Pacific Japan (APJ).  Mahale will be reporting to Callum Eade, vice president and managing director, APJ.

In his new role, Mahale will manage the rapid integration of Commvault’s latest innovative technology offerings, extending the flexibility and simplicity of its cloud solutions into the pre-sales and technical teams to deliver the best solutions and services for its customers and partners.

Mahale brings a proven track record of building new enterprise capabilities and solutions across international markets in US, Europe and APJ, achieving market growth as well as customer success and penetration in both new and established markets. Prior to joining Commvault, Mahale held multiple regional leadership positions with NetApp, EMC, Hitachi, ThoughtSpot and Nutanix.

Commenting on his joining, Sunil Mahale, vice president, sales engineering and emerging technology, APJ, said, “I am excited to join Commvault at this pivotal moment not only in Commvault’s evolution but also at the forefront of a global accelerated digital transformation never seen before. Commvault has a strong foundation of innovation, great products and the best customer support available in the market; and recently was named leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for the 9th consecutive year. I am privileged to be part of a solid Commvault foundation and to contribute to shaping and building the momentum where innovative technologies can bring differentiation, competitive advantage and market relevance in these challenging times.”

Further, Callum Eade, vice president and managing director, APJ, said, “With vast experience leading teams across the diverse region and the critical management of product life cycle and product integration on enterprise software, cloud computing and data management, Sunil is an ideal choice to head our sales engineering team through our commitment to simplify and support our customer data management journey and our ongoing transformation to hybrid cloud solutions with emerging SaaS technology. We are thrilled to have him; with a product founder mentality, he will add bench strength to an already future ready organisation, guiding our technology leadership into new directions and building a team of sales oriented engineers enabled with best-in-class portfolio to support our customers and partners.”