Teradata announced the appointment of Souma Das as managing director for India — responsible for managing the growth.
Souma Das will be providing leadership and strategic direction to the company’s business overseeing field operations that include sales, customer management, marketing, professional services and customer support.
Prior to joining Teradata, Souma Das was the regional vice president and managing director of Qlik for its India operations responsible for driving growth, revenue and customer satisfaction for organisations leveraging Qlik’s analytics platform.
Before joining Qlik, Souma Das was the managing director of Infor India. Souma is an industry leader known for building, coaching and nurturing teams to create high performing talent and driving new growth revenue lines for businesses.
Souma Das will work with Andrew Blamey, vice president, Asia Pacific and Korea (APAK), Teradata Corporation, to build the company’s presence in India.
“I am excited to join Teradata at this incredible point of time when technologies like AI, deep learning, IoT and Cloud are creating an analytical environment that is disrupting conventional business wisdom,” Souma Das said.
Souma Das is a post graduate in executive management from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business and has a MS in Computer Science and Applications from Jadavpur University.