Edge cloud platform Fastly, Inc. has announced the appointment of Vaughan Woods as Area Vice President – ASEAN. Based in Singapore, Woods will be responsible for charting Fastly’s overall growth strategy and presence in the ASEAN region.
“Our ASEAN expansion from a Singapore base is part of Fastly’s broader commitment to international growth,” says Noel Penzer, Senior Vice President – International, Fastly. “In Asia Pacific, we are also investing in Australia, Japan, Malaysia, New Zealand, Philippines, South Korea, and Thailand to support both ASEAN customers and our major global customers in those regions. Vaughan’s deep expertise in go-to-market strategy, talent development and scaling high-performance organisations will help propel us to the next level of market relevance.”
An industry veteran with more than 20 years of sales management and leadership experience in the IT industry, Woods has previously worked at 3PAR and IBM supporting hundreds of customers throughout the ASEAN region on expanding their digital adoption and presence.
“I’m excited to be joining Fastly at this point in time, as we expect to see the demand for high-performance edge computing and unified web app and API security growing exponentially on a global scale,” says Vaughan Woods, Area Vice President – ASEAN, Fastly.
“Fastly provides a platform that allows customers across ASEAN to rethink what’s possible in their overall digital and cybersecurity posture. I’m looking forward to helping customers leverage our unique architecture while tailoring solutions specific to their needs and what is critical for their businesses to thrive.”