Savvis, a CenturyLink company and provider of cloud infrastructure and hosted IT solutions, has appointed Gery Messer as managing director for its Asia Pacific operations.
Based in Singapore, Messer will lead strategic expansion initiatives in the region with focus on growing the global and enterprise business throughout Asia Pacific.
“Rapid business growth in Asia Pacific continues to fuel demand for cloud, colocation and managed IT services that help organizations reduce time to market, enable a distributed workforce and gain competitive edge,” Messer said. “I look forward to driving innovation and positive business outcomes through the adoption of Savvis’ technology solutions.”
Messer joins Savvis from NGA, where he was responsible for all aspects of the company’s Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa operations, including sales, marketing, research and development, and customer service. His nearly 30 years of international experience in technology and consulting organisations also includes leadership roles with Red Hat, EMC, Deloitte, SAP and IBM.