Commvault, a global leader in data management across on-premises, cloud and SaaS environments, today announced that data protection industry veteran Alan Atkinson has joined the company as Chief partners. Atkinson will report to Riccardo Di Blasio, Chief Revenue Officer of Commvault.

“Our continuous innovation has earned us our rightful place as the leader in our industry with the trust of thousands of customers around the world,” said Di Blasio. “And it allows us to continually attract the best and brightest leaders to join Commvault. With Alan’s leadership, we will increase the speed, scale and growth of our robust and enviable partner ecosystem.

Atkinson brings extensive cloud and data protection experience to Commvault, from building the industry’s first preeminent cloud service provider to software leader WysDM through its acquisition, to technology strategy and commercial sales at Dell. Under his leadership, Commvault will further strengthen the company’s strategic alliances with cloud partners and continue to galvanize and grow its partner program.

“As an advisor, I have been at the forefront of the evolution of Commvault with the unparalleled momentum of its Metallic SaaS offers and return to business growth,” Atkinson said. “I’m excited to join the team and look forward to working closely with our partners to meet customers wherever they are in their cloud data management strategies.”

About Commvault

Commvault (NASDAQ: CVLT) is a global leader in data management. Our intelligent data services help your organization do amazing things with your data by transforming the way you protect, store and use it. We provide a simple and unified data management platform that covers all your data, regardless of its location (on-premises, hybrid or multi-cloud), from legacy workloads to modern workloads. Commvault solutions are available through any combination of software subscriptions, integrated, partner-managed appliances, or software-as-a-service through our Metallic portfolio. In 25 years, more than 100,000 customers have trusted Commvault to keep their data secure, assessed and available to drive business growth. Learn more about or follow us @Commvault.