Adobe Hires Ex-Insight Boss As CEO
Adobe has appointed Chris Skelton as Managing Director for Australia and New Zealand.
He will report to Paul Robson, President of Adobe’s Asia Pacific operation, who formerly held the top job at the ANZ operation.
Skelton is an industry veteran and is ex Cisco Systems, and most recently worked at Insight as Regional Director in ANZ and also did a stint at SAP. He has led Adobe’s Digital Media business in ANZ, Southeast Asia since 2012.
Skelton says he’s looking forward to the digital transformation ahead.
“Adobe’s Creative Cloud and Marketing Cloud businesses are now world-leading and I look forward to working with our partners and customers as they embark on their own journeys of digital transformation with Adobe.”
Adobe has made major investments in ANZ region over the past three years, doubled staff numbers, and established a Centre of Excellence in Sydney to drive enterprise sales across Asia.
The ANZ region is a pilot region to test new innovation for the company globally.
“I look forward to working with the team to continue to drive momentum.”
He will be based in Adobe’s Sydney headquarters.