Teradata appoints new vice president for Australia and New Zealand to lead go-to-market strategy
Teradata (NYSE: TDC) announced the appointment of Josh Abbott to the role of Vice President (VP) for Australia and New Zealand. In his new role, Abbott is responsible for leading the company’s regional go-to-market strategy, increasing customer adoption and enhancing customer experience across the region.
A seasoned business executive and technology leader, Abbott brings a wealth of experience in leading sales organisations and in helping clients with their cloud and data modernisation journeys. His tenure with Teradata spans over 15 years, with Abbott leading sales and business development in the U.S. in communications, media and entertainment, oil and gas verticals.
Prior to his tenure at Teradata, Abbott was at AT&T, where he was a Senior Director focused on developing technology solutions. He has a Bachelor of Science from the University of Texas.
“My longstanding career with Teradata is testament to my confidence in who we are as a company and the unique proposition we have for our customers globally,” said Abbott. “I am confident in our team’s ability to make an impact in the Australia and New Zealand market, as we enter our next stage of growth and explore the vast opportunities an AI-driven era presents.”
Teradata Executive Vice President, GTM International, Richard Petley said: “We are excited to bring Josh’s leadership and expertise across to our Australia and New Zealand operations. His history, learnings and experience working with our clients globally will be fundamental to leading one of our priority markets. We are confident in his ability to help us build upon our momentum and growth in the region.”