Salesforce hires Arun Kumar Parameswaran from VMware

Salesforce announced the appointment of VMware executive Arun Kumar Parameswaran as senior vice president and managing director, Sales & Distribution, India.
Salesforce India MD Arun Kumar Parameswaran
Based in Bengaluru, Arun will lead the overall Sales and Distribution strategy for India and will report into Arundhati Bhattacharya, CEO and Chairperson, Salesforce India. Arun will officially join Salesforce in early May 2021.

Arun joins Salesforce with over 28 years of diverse and vast experience of working with customers across a broad spectrum of enterprise, commercial, public sector and SMB’s on their digital transformation journeys.

Arun joins Salesforce from VMware where worked as vice president for the Enterprise business, leading the Strategic Pursuit Practice across the JAPAC region. Prior to VMware, Arun worked in various leadership roles at Red Hat, Mastech/iGate, and Wipro Infotech.