Citrix has announced that Martin Creighan has been named Managing Director of Australia and New Zealand for Citrix. Based in Sydney, Creighan will report to Colin Brookes, Senior Vice President of Sales and Services for Asia Pacific and Japan.
Responsible for driving the company strategy and sales; Martin Creighan will lead Citrix in the Trans-Tasman market, helping customers and partners to improve employee experiences with intelligent workspace solutions. As businesses look to redefine working arrangements, he will support organisations as they navigate flexible and hybrid ways of working and emerge from one of the most disruptive and volatile periods in our global and local economy.
Commenting on the appointment, Colin Brookes, Senior Vice President of Sales and Service, Asia Pacific and Japan, Citrix said: “At Citrix, we are invested in empowering and supporting organisations as they bounce back from the social and economic challenges caused by the pandemic. We are delighted to welcome Martin who will be pivotal in driving our local growth ambitions and company direction in Australia and New Zealand.”
Creighan brings more than three decades of experience and a wealth of leadership expertise and knowledge especially in the technology, telecommunications and defence industries; having held numerous senior leadership and sales positions. Prior to joining Citrix, Creighan was the Managing Director of AT&T Australia and New Zealand. He previously held senior business development and managerial roles at Radware, SecureNet/Baltimore Technologies and was an Operations Specialist and Master Training Specialist with the United States Navy. Over the last two years, Creighan also operated as a non-executive director of the American Chamber of Commerce, Australia.
Martin Creighan, Managing Director, Australia and New Zealand, Citrix said: “I am elated to join Citrix at a time where businesses all over the world are rediscovering what it means to work with flexibility. Whether it is adopting a hybrid, traditional or a fully-flexible work arrangement – Citrix is at the centre of these discussions and I am thrilled to share my knowledge and experience to support customers as they build their new future of work.”
“I look forward to collaborating with the local team, and meeting our extensive partner and customer network, to better understand how we can support their immediate and longer-term needs,” said Creighan.