Nutanix, an enterprise cloud computing firm, has appointed Faiz Shakir as managing director for its India business.

Prior to joining Nutanix, Shakir worked at Dell EMC and NewWave Computing in India in the sales leadership role.

Shakir has been working with Nutanix since February 2006. He joined in as sales director for southern India and Sri Lanka. Thereafter he worked as enterprise and commercial sales director covering whole of India.

Shakir has had a successful tenure in the company. Considering his broad internal network and knowledge of the channel partner ecosystem in India, Shakir has been appointed to lead company’s business in India.