Trimble Names Thomas Phang as VP for Asia Pacific Sales


Trimble Inc. has appointed Thomas Phang as the Vice President of Sales for Trimble Construction in the Asia Pacific region, which includes China, Singapore, Malaysia, South Korea, Thailand, Indonesia, India, Japan, Australia, and New Zealand. With over 25 years of experience in driving sales growth within the technology sector, Thomas joins the team poised to enhance Trimble's market presence in the region.

Having been part of Trimble for over 13 years, Thomas previously held the position of Area Director in the Southeast Asia (SEA) region. With a wealth of experience exceeding 25 years in the high-tech industry, including roles at Autodesk, Microsoft, Sun, and HP, he has demonstrated proficiency in building and leading multicultural teams across various Asian markets.

"As we embark on a new chapter of growth and innovation, I am thrilled to welcome Thomas Phang as the vice president of sales for the Asia Pacific Region at Trimble", said Suresh Sundaram, GM & Sector Vice President, Global Operations, Trimble Construction. "Thomas brings a wealth of experience, strategic vision and a proven record of accomplishment in driving success. His leadership will undoubtedly elevate our presence in the region, fostering strong partnerships and delivering cutting-edge solutions to our valued customers. With Thomas at the helm, we are poised to achieve new heights and positively impact the future of construction technology in the Asia Pacific market", he added.

Thomas was instrumental in initiating the establishment of the Trimble Southeast Asia (SEA) division for Structures and held the position of Area Director, headquartered in Singapore. In this role, Thomas was pivotal in crafting business strategies and assembling a highly effective sales team, leading to significant revenue expansion for the Structures business throughout the region.

Thomas Phang said, "The Asia Pacific region holds attractive potential and it is both an honor and a privilege to take on this new role. I look forward to collaborating with our talented team, building strong partnerships with our customers and reseller partners, and delivering value through innovative solutions that address the unique needs of this diverse market. I am confident that together with the team, we can achieve great milestones and work to strengthen Trimble's position as a market leader in the Asia Pacific region".

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