Press Release | RiverMeadow Software Inc. Names Graham Smith as SVP EMEA & APAC
SAN JOSE, June 19, 2018 - RiverMeadow Software Inc., a leading provider of automated Application Migration Technology and Services, welcomes Graham Smith as Senior Vice-President for the EMEA and Asia regions. Graham will be operating from the U.K. and confirms RiverMeadow’s plans to expand into the European market and beyond.
“RiverMeadow’s partners and customers have been pulling us more and more into international markets, and with recent large wins in European manufacturing, logistics and banking, it was time to formalize that supporting strategy with the addition of Graham Smith. Graham has been appointed as our SVP EMEA & APAC, effective June 17, 2018. He has extensive experience in solving the problems of large-scale, enterprise class, cloud migration projects for Fortune 1000 companies. I am certain that his presence will contribute greatly to RiverMeadow’s expansion into these new markets,” said Jim Jordan, President & CEO of RiverMeadow Inc.
“I am really excited to join such a dynamic and opportunity-driven, forward-thinking company and I’m looking forward to the opportunity of making RiverMeadow the ‘De Facto standard’ for medium and large-scale global clients to migrate to their cloud of choice,” added Graham Smith, SVP EMEA & APAC at RiverMeadow Inc.
Graham has joined RiverMeadow from enterprise cloud migration specialists Velostrata (recently acquired by Google), where he acted as UK Sales Director. Working at senior levels with Microsoft, Amazon, Google and IBM, he was pivotal in delivering large-scale migrations to major corporations. He was formerly Senior Director (EMEIA & APAC) at AppZero where he established relationships in over 14 countries with all major SI vendors, as well as managing direct sales with major corporate and government organizations. Before that, he was Client Solutions Director at Dell EMC where he played a key role in transitioning major corporations from existing legacy systems to strategic cloud-based initiatives. With over 20 years’ international experience from start-ups to IPOs, Graham has worked with some of the world’s largest blue-chip companies, systems integrators and partners.
Graham’s primary responsibilities will be to coordinate RiverMeadow’s partnerships in EMEA & APAC and building out the teams to support RiverMeadow’s customers and partners in region.
RiverMeadow is a Software Enabled Services Company that provides a broad range of best in class cloud migration services. RiverMeadow solves the challenge of migrating workloads into and between clouds. We leverage proprietary and non-proprietary automation tools for migrating physical, virtual and cloud-based workloads into and between public, private and hybrid clouds. For more information, visit www.rivermeadow.com or follow the company on Twitter at @RiverMeadow1 and LinkedIn.