ThoughtSpot, the Modern Analytics Cloud company, announced it has named Damien Brophy as the Vice President EMEA. In his role, Brophy will be responsible for managing ThoughtSpot’s operations across Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. In particular, he will focus on helping ThoughtSpot customers unleash the power of their cloud data as the company’s new cloud offerings drive across all business sectors.
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Brophy brings over 17 years’ experience in business development and sales to his role at ThoughtSpot, including most recently leading ThoughtSpot’s UK & Ireland team. Prior to ThoughtSpot, Brophy served as the Regional Director for UK & Ireland at MongoDB, where he built the local go to market team. He’s previously held roles at PatSnap, GlobalData, Informa, and Experian.
“As a member of ThoughtSpot’s EMEA team, I’ve been privileged to work closely with some of the region’s most innovative companies, helmed by leaders trailblazing the future of their organizations with analytics,” said Damien Brophy, Vice President EMEA, ThoughtSpot. “I’m so excited to step into this new role at ThoughtSpot at a time when we’re helping our customers push the boundaries of what’s possible with their cloud data like never before, while building a team ready to take on one of the hottest sectors in technology today.”
Additionally, ThoughtSpot also announced the appointment of Adam Watkins, Regional Director, Commercial (EMEA) at ThoughtSpot. Watkins joins the EMEA leadership team, heading the new EMEA Commercial team to bring the Modern Analytics Cloud to companies of all sizes throughout the region. Watkins joins from Okta, where he built and scaled the Commercial and SMB teams to great success.
“I’ve been working with organizations of all shapes and sizes for years who continue to tell me they need new ways to empower their entire business with their cloud data. The Modern Analytics Cloud from ThoughtSpot makes this possible for any business through a true consumer-grade experience,” said Adam Watkins, Regional Director, Commercial (EMEA) at ThoughtSpot. “What compelled me to join was the massive need for better analytics from the commercial space, and the disruptive approach ThoughtSpot has taken to solving this challenge.”