Shakir joined the company in February 2016 as Sales Director with responsibility for South India and Sri Lanka and most recently was Enterprise & Commercial Sales Director for all of India. Prior to Nutanix, he held senior sales positions at Dell EMC and NewWave Computing in India, the company said.
“Faiz has had a very successful tenure with us. We are confident that his broad internal network and camaraderie with his team in Nutanix, knowledge of the channel partner ecosystem in India and customer relationships will position him well to run our business in the country, “said Neville Vincent, Nutanix VP for ASEAN, ANZ and India.
Nutanix previously announced that its India business grew 22% in terms of customer base in the fourth quarter of FY21.