Tim Moylan, SAP Southeast Asia president, said Rushworth will oversee the sales efforts and operations of SAP Pakistan and the Emerging Markets that include Cambodia and Laos among others, "to help raise the group to the next level of amazing growth.
"Darren has lived in Asia for 16 years and has extensive experience in Sales, Marketing, Strategic Alliance and Management. Before joining SAP, Rush worth was the Managing Director and the Vice President of a software company in Asia Pacific for more than 20 years.
Darren has been in the information technology industry for over 20 years, the past 16 based in Asia. He is very experienced in doing business in Pakistan and the adjoining region and has been involved in initiatives and promoting private-public partnerships through academic programs across the expanse.
On the occasion of the announcement, Rushworth said, "I am excited to be part of SAP Pakistan and the Emerging Markets as the region is poised to grow further. We are also confident that we can meet this year’s targets and effectively address the company’s 4 points, namely technology innovation, SME solutions, ecosystems and cloud computing."
Hassan Jamal is the Country Liaison Manager, SAP Pakistan and he will now be responsible in executing SAP Pakistan’ over-all go-to-market strategies for various industries and line-of-business solutions. Hassan is a seasoned SAP veteran.
Moylan expressed confidence that Rush worth’s "extensive experience in the IT industry and his in-depth knowledge of the APJ (Asia Pacific Japan) markets, will bring SAP Pakistan and the Emerging Markets to the next level."