11:30 - 12:15
Head of Cross Platform Products, Parellels
The Evolution of IT: Toward Cross Platform Solutions
John Leahy is the Head of Parallels’s Cross Platform Products across Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Here, he manages the sales division, with responsibility and integrity, keeping mind of innovations in the field of cross platform solutions, to consistently drive sales excellence for the award winning desktop virtualization solution that Parallels offers.
John’s sales career started in 1998, following his postgraduate studies at Kingston University and the Chartered Institute of Marketing, where his interests in marketing and sales came to the fore. After graduating, he quickly established himself as an intelligent operator in the IT sales business, where he managed sales at Symantec, Controlware Communications, and Microsoft, before establishing himself at Parallels, where the great savvy and know-how provided to him by his experiences during his career, fuel John’s smart decision making and analytical skills.