New appointments at EFI
EFI has made two significant additions to its leadership team, with the appointment of Steve Green as Vice President of Sales in the Asia Pacific region and Sam Gulve as Vice President of Engineering for the EFI India Development Center.
Steve Green, who brings 25 years of sales and marketing expertise to his role at EFI, was previously APAC Regional Managing Director and Vice President at Kodak with P&L responsibility for an over-$1 billion technology business in the Asia Pacific region and also held senior positions in sales, marketing, service and general management with Kodak, Creo, Océ and Ricoh. Deeply immersed in the printing and publishing sectors and in the intricacies of selling and marketing in the Asia Pacific region, Steve has a graduate management diploma from the Australian Graduate School of Management at the University of New South Wales Australia, and holds an MBA from the Macquarie Graduate School of Management in Sydney, Australia.
EFI also welcomes Samir (Sam) Gulv, whose new role will see him taking responsibility for driving all aspects of local engineering discipline as well as operational management of the EFI India Development Center. During his more than 27 years of diverse global technology experience, Sam has held various senior management positions at world-renowned companies, such as AT&T Bell Labs, Avaya, Netscape, Amdocs and Spice Mobility. He has also managed successful startups including Kiva Software, Calico Commerce and Visual Insights, and was co-founder and CEO of the start-up Shakti. During his career, Sam has held key leadership roles in diverse functional areas including Executive Management, R&D, Engineering, Sales, Strategy and Operations. He spent more than two decades in North America in roles with global responsibilities, and for the last eight-plus years, has operated out of India. He holds a B. Tech. in engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay and an M.S in computer science from Virginia Tech.
Commenting on these two new appointments, Guy, Gecht, EFI’s CEO said: “As we continue to grow the company while deepening our relationship with customers around the globe, we also want to ensure that we have the strongest possible leadership team in place. Both Steve and Sam are bringing great experience to our company that will help accelerate our innovation and better serve our customers.”
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