Vice President and General Manager of NetSuite Asia
Zakir Ahmed is the vice president and general manager of NetSuite, Asia, charged with building and leading the organization across NetSuite’s offices in Singapore, the Philippines and Hong Kong. In this role, he will be guiding a number of high performing teams to bring complete solutions to NetSuite customers across the region. Zakir is based in our Singapore sales hub which services the Asia region.
Ahmed has more than 20 years of experience in management, customer acquisition and retention as well as sales leadership across the globe, complemented by a strong understanding of the Asian market.
Prior to NetSuite, Ahmed was with Salesforce.com, TechnologyOne Corp, Microcell, CGI and Steltor (now Oracle) and had previously worked with Netsuite in Canada.
Ahmed’s proven track record with midmarket businesses in the region will be instrumental in helping NetSuite to further add to its growing list of customers, including Scoot Airlines, operating out of Singapore across Asia and Motech, an automotive service chain based in the Philippines.
Zakir holds a bachelor’s degree from Beloit College/University of Wisconsin Madison in the US.