Software giant Adobe has announced that its Japan president, James McCready, will now also lead the company’s operations across the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region.
McCready (pictured above) replaces Paul Robson, who has as been named president of Adobe in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA).
McCready has extensive experience leading enterprise and commercial businesses in Asia and the US.
He joined Adobe in April 2018 to lead the company’s Japan business, based in Tokyo. Prior to joining Adobe, McCready was vice president Dell EMC’s vice president across the APAC region and Japan.
Adobe’s executive vice president of worldwide field operations, Matt Thompson, said: “James brings incredible experience to Adobe and I look forward to seeing him continue to grow Adobe’s business across APAC in his expanded role.”
“As president of APAC, Paul has done a phenomenal job setting and driving our strategy in this important market. I am confident he will make a significant impact on our business in EMEA.”