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Palo Alto, CA, United States, 2010/10/12 - Accellion names Kieran O'Shaughnessy Director of Sales for Asia Pacific - Security and Compliance concerns continue to drive Global Demand for Accellion's Managed File Transfer Solutions.
Managed file transfer vendor Accellion, Inc. today announced the promotion of Kieran O’Shaughnessy to Director of Sales, Asia Pacific. In this position Mr. O’Shaughnessy will be responsible for continuing to expand Accellion’s rapidly growing enterprise customer base throughout Australia, New Zealand and Asia. Additional responsibilities include managing existing channel relationships throughout the region as well as establishing new ones.
“Growing security and compliance concerns are driving corporations and government agencies to implement a more secure, easy-to-use method for sharing confidential files. Kieran’s deep knowledge of the file transfer space and proven track record of success in helping customers solve their file transfer needs make him an ideal fit for this new role,” said Gary Rogers, senior vice president of sales for Accellion.
Mr. O’Shaughnessy has more than 17 years of successful sales and sales management experience within the information technology space and an extensive background in channel management across Australia, New Zealand and Asia Pacific.
Prior to joining Accellion, O’Shaughnessy held the position of Asia Pacific channel sales director for multinational software vendor, the Neverfail Group, where he was responsible for establishing and building a high performance channel network across the region. O’Shaughnessy also has held sales and general management positions with global software vendors Sage and the SCO Group, Inc. with responsibilities for channel and direct sales strategy development and execution.
The world's leading corporations, educational institutions and government agencies rely on Accellion managed file transfer to protect confidential personal information, secure intellectual property and ensure compliance. Founded in 1999, Accellion, Inc. (accellion.com) provides enterprise-class managed file transfer solutions for security and data leak prevention that meet today's requirements for protection of confidential digital information transfer. Accellion is the pioneer and leading provider of integrated on-premise and off-premise file transfer solutions that span virtual and cloud environments. Headquartered in Palo Alto, California with offices in North America, Asia and Europe, Accellion is a privately held company. Follow Accellion’s Blog, Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.