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Teradata Philippines Appoints New Country Manager in Preparation for Big Data

By Kevin Bruce Francisco - on 16 Jan 2014, 3:41pm

Teradata Philippines Appoints New Country Manager in Preparation for Big Data

"The Philippines is an important market for Teradata. We have a number of significant telecommunications customers and we are well-positioned in the banking sectors," said Ella Mae, new Country Manager of Teradata Philippines.

Teradata, the leading analytic data platforms, has announced that it has appointed Ella Mae Ortega as its new Country Manager for the Philippines. She will be responsible for strategically augmenting Teradata's business in the Philippines as well as overseeing and managing its sales, professional services, and customer management strategies.

"We are very happy to welcome Ella Mae as the new Country Manager for the Philippines. With her 17 years of experience in business development and sales management in the IT industry we are convinced that she is the right person for this position," said Peter Hand, Area Vice President – Pacific, South Asia and Korea.

Prior to Teradata, she was Vice President for Sales and Marketing for Fritz & Macziol Asia, leading a team of client executives, solution architects, and sales operations/marketing team to build and execute a business development plan to achieve the high performance growth for the company. Prior to F&M, she worked for IBM Philippines for 14 years as the Territory Manager for General Business.

Ella Mae adds, "With the emergence of big data as the new business imperative and a growing appreciation in the market on how business analytics can hone a company's competitive edge, my charter is to drive growth in Teradata Philippines by expanding into new sectors while continuing to help our existing and new customers uncover valuable insights from vast volumes of data."

Teradata has more than 10,000 employees and more than 2,460 customers globally. Among its customers in the Philippines are Philippine Airlines (PAL), Globe, and Smart Communications.