Snowflake has appointed a new President for the Asia Pacific and Japan (APJ) region.
Jon Robertson will join the data cloud company in early March. He will be responsible for rolling out and expanding Snowflake’s data cloud in the local market, with a focus on empowering local businesses to leverage their data for valuable business insights.
Robertson is a seasoned executive who prior to joining Snowflake worked for VMware in the APAC region for the past 14 years.
Most recently, he was President of VMware Japan KK and was responsible for all aspects of virtualization, the digital workplace and the cloud business in Japan.
Before that he was General Manager at VMware ASEAN from 2012 to 2015 and from 2007 Area Vice President at VMware Japan KK.
During his tenure at VMware, Robertson was involved in strategic planning, business development and customer loyalty and played a key role in growing the company to the current state in …