SINGAPORE, 01 June 2020 – Snowflake, the cloud data platform, has announced that Tat Wee Kan has joined the company as Head of Sales Engineering, South Asia. He will be responsible for driving the adoption and expansion of Snowflake’s single, integrated platform across the region, which includes ASEAN, India, Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan and South Korea.
Tat Wee is an experienced executive who has worked for over 20 years in the IT industry, building successful teams focused on delivering excellent customer experience. He has a strong track record of transforming start-ups and has introduced new products and solutions that have been adopted across the Asia Pacific region, including in Japan.
Prior to joining Snowflake, Tat Wee was the Field Success Officer for Lucidworks. He also held a senior position with Splunk as the Head of Sales Engineering and led the team through a successful IPO in 2012.
“Tat Wee brings a great new dynamic into the Snowflake team,” said Geoff Soon, Snowflake’s Managing Director for South Asia. “With his years of experience in leading and managing teams across this region, I’m excited to work closely together as we deliver even more value to our customers across the different verticals in South Asia.”
“Being an evangelist of cloud computing, I am excited to be part of a team, like Snowflake, that places customers first,” said Tat Wee. “There is a need for organisations in the region to be more data driven and Snowflake’s data platform-as-a-service delivers deep data insights in a secure, and easy-to-use way, which is very appealing to organisations. I look forward to working with the Snowflake team to continue to bring value to our customers and bring them on a journey to realise the benefits of being data-driven in this unpredictable economy.”