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Sybase appoints new regional director

Enterprise infrastructure and integration company, Sybase Australia has appointed Peter Fletcher as director of Australia and New Zealand.

Effective immediately, Fletcher is responsible for expanding Sybase's local presence as part of a major push to increase market share. His focus will be on key vertical markets as well as developing Sybase's solutions business throughout Australia and New Zealand.

Originally from Australia, Fletcher previously held senior management positions with other major US database vendors in Singapore, Hong Kong and New Zealand. He has also been involved in ERP consulting and sales with major vendors, and has experience in managing technology including hardware and high-end business software.

Fletcher holds a Bachelor of science from the University of Auckland, a Diploma of teaching from the Secondary Teachers College, Auckland, and is a member of the Institute of Directors, New Zealand.