Nutanix, a cloud computing solutions provider, appointed Rob Tribe as Vice President, Systems Engineering, for the Europe, Middle East & Africa (EMEA) region, elevated from his role as Senior Director, Systems Engineering.
A statement from Nutanix says in his new position, Tribe will play a strategic role in supporting the company’s expansion in EMEA, whilst assuming overall responsibility for the company’s growing team of systems engineers in the region. He will oversee the teams that provide pre-sales consulting, technical guidance, and assistance to customers and channel partners.
Commenting on his appointment, Tribe said: “Throughout my years at Nutanix, I have seen the company evolve at breakneck speed, delivering the constant innovation required to delight our customers and partners. Thanks to our commitment to delivering both innovation and simplicity, the opportunity ahead of us is still immense and I am honoured to be part of the team that will drive that next stage of growth.”
With over 25 years’ experience in enterprise technology, Rob Tribe was one of the first two EMEA Nutanix employees, joining in 2012.
Andrew Brinded, Vice President & General Manager EMEA Sales at Nutanix said: “As a longstanding Nutanix employee, Rob has been pivotal in the many stages of the company’s evolution. He is a talented and respected leader with the technical knowledge, industry relationships and business acumen to help guide the EMEA business to the next level
Prior to his role at Nutanix, Rob was one of the earliest VMware employees in EMEA, where his responsibilities covered the channel, end user enterprise accounts and ultimately running the Northern European Channel Systems Engineering teams. Prior to this, Rob held various roles at EMC, IBM and Sequent Computer Systems.