The American supplier specializing in storage Netapp has chosen Markus Mattmann to manage its Swiss subsidiary. A position he has held since the beginning of February, according to his LinkedIn profile. No information has leaked out about the fate of his predecessor Remo Rossi, who had run Netapp Switzerland for almost 20 years. Contacted by ICTjournal, Netapp does not wish to comment on this matter at this time.
Before taking over the management of Netapp, Markus Mattmann headed the Swiss subsidiary of Pure Storage for two years. Before that, he spent two years as manager of Switzerland and Austria at Veritas Technologies. He previously served five years at Rackspace as VP Continental EMEA, after spending a brief stint at Oracle as Country Leader Hardware. From 2000 to 201, Markus Mattmann held a position of responsibility at EMC.