Enterprise services firm SSA Global has announced the appointment of Oscar Garcia-Velasco as regional president of SSA Global Asia Pacific Japan.
Garcia-Velasco was previously president of SSA Global Latin America, based in Brazil, where he joined in 1997 as manager of the administrative and financial sectors of SSA Argentina. Prior to this role he worked for IBM Argentina.
Garcia-Velasco replaces Martin Ambrose, who is now vice president of channels and strategic partners worldwide and will be based in North America.
Garcia-Velasco said the Asia Pacific Japan region is one of the fastest growing operations for SSA Global and is poised for even greater success.
Graeme Cooksley, SSA Global executive vice president said that Oscar's track record in executive management, together with proven international management experience, makes him ideally suited to lead what the company considers to be one of its most important regions.