Bulletproof announces appointment of Aakash Gandhi to lead business development and partners
Bulletproof (ASX:BPF), the leading Cloud services provider in Australia/New Zealand has appointed Aakash Gandhi as GM of Business Development & Partners.
Over the last 18 months Bulletproof has continued to lead the growing Cloud market and its offering of innovative new products and services. As a result it has cemented its status as the leading end-to-end Cloud services provider.
This breadth and depth of expertise aligns with Bulletproof’s growth trajectory, with the company reporting a 90 percent increase in total revenue for the half year ending December and customers including Qantas, Amaysim, Sydney Airport and Crownbet.
Enterprise customers are increasingly focused on using Cloud technology to increase speed to market and enhance their market competitiveness. Bulletproof with Mr Gandhi’s appointment, is in prime position to help them on their Cloud journey.
Reporting to Mark Randall, Director of Sales and Marketing, Mr Gandhi will lead Bulletproof’s sales team and service the increasing demand for Cloud services from Enterprise organisations.
Commenting on the appointment Randall said “We’re seeing increased demand because organisations – particularly Enterprise businesses – are wanting more than what traditional managed service providers can give them. They’re looking for a Cloud services provider that can work with them on long-term strategies and enable business and digital transformation.
“We understand the challenges of Enterprise businesses with legacy systems, silos and the need to increase agility. Bulletproof’s range of expertise helps businesses implement long-term innovation using AWS, DevOps, Integration & APIs, Big Data and Omnichannel strategy.
“Aakash’s appointment means Bulletproof is even better placed to start and lead these conversations with Enterprise organisations,” said Mr Randall.
With extensive knowledge and history working with Enterprise customers, Public and Private Cloud Computing architectures, product development, data centres and operations, Mr Gandhi brings over 15 years Enterprise IT experience to Bulletproof. He has previously worked for Telstra, Uecomm (subsidiary of Optus), Fujitsu and most recently served as the General Manager of Infoplex, part of the Nextgen Group.
Bulletproof has consistently been a leader in Cloud services with the launch of the first managed AWS services in Australia in 2012, being the first AWS Premier Consulting Partner in Australia in 2013 and being named 2015 Frost & Sullivan Managed Cloud Service Provider of the Year.