Hitachi Data Systems Corporation (HDS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi Limited, has announced the appointment of Raghuram Krishnan as the Director of Partners and Alliances, India. With over 20 years of industry experience, Raghuram has successfully developed and executed channel strategies for some of the leading IT companies in India.
In his current role at Hitachi Data Systems, he will be responsible for working closely with partners, to grow business with existing partners and manage alliance members across markets in India. He will be accountable for identifying and recruiting new partners to help HDS grow in the identified key areas.
Vice President and General Manager India, Hitachi Data Systems, Vivekanand Venugopal said, “We extend our warm welcome to Raghuram for joining Hitachi Data Systems. His vast industry experience and channel knowledge strengthens Hitachi Data Systems’ leadership in India as we evolve our channel and alliance strategy for the Indian market. He will help us drive and deliver on our Cloud, Social Innovation and IoT business goals and objectives in the rapidly evolving partner ecosystem in India.”
The newly joined director Raghuram Krishnan at Hitachi Data Systems India said that he is delighted to be part of Hitachi Data Systems which offers best-in-class information technologies, services and solutions across the globe. I look forward to achieving the desired business goals in my new role.”
Prior to joining Hitachi Data Systems, Raghuram worked for Cisco Systems India, IBM, Sun Microsystems and Wipro, with a successful track record in productive business engagements with partners, service providers and leading system integrators.