Microsoft Malaysia Appoints Rukmani Subramaniam as New Chief Marketing and Operations Officer
Microsoft recently announced the appointment of Rukmani Subramaniam as its new Chief Marketing and Operations Officer for Malaysia. In this role, Rukmani will lead the marketing and operations functions of the subsidiary.
Reporting to Carlos Lacerda, Managing Director of Microsoft Malaysia, she will also play a key leadership role in directing and managing the overall business and marketing strategies, as well as execution in Malaysia, overseeing product marketing groups, marketing communications, compete, business operations, enterprise marketing, public relations, as well as customer and partner experience efforts.
Rukmani will assume her responsibilities as Chief Marketing and Operations Officer for Microsoft Malaysia upon completion of the necessary work authorization processes.
Jamie Lerner to Join Seagate as President of Cloud Systems and Solutions
In early March, Seagate announced that former Senior Vice President and General Manager of the Cloud and Systems Management Technology Group at Cisco Systems, Jamie Lerner will join the company as the President of Cloud Systems and Solutions.
Over the last five years at Cisco, Lerner built the company’s Service Provider and Network Management businesses, ultimately leading to the creation of the company’s expanded cloud and systems management division.
Lerner joined Seagate on March 10 and reports directly to Seagate’s Chairman and CEO Steve Luczo. “The transitions happening in cloud computing represent significant changes for the storage industry and we are expanding Seagate’s opportunities by advancing our technology portfolio for greater capacity and efficiency in hyperscale deployments,” said Steve Luczo, Chairman and CEO, Seagate.