Reporting directly to CEO Robert Fernander, Craythorne will be responsible for driving sales growth, market expansion, and channel partnerships for Nexsan worldwide. Following on the heels of the Unity launch in Q2, the company is experiencing tremendous demand and Craythorne’s leadership will be critical in maximising opportunity.
Craythorne brings over 25 years of sales experience, leading sales teams in the USA, Europe and Asia. Most recently he was senior vice president, worldwide sales at NexGen Storage, and led the company through a spin out from SanDisk through to its recent acquisition by Pivot3. Prior to NexGen, he held senior management positions at a number of storage companies, including Brocade, Hitachi Data Systems, Bell Micro and Connected Data.
‘It’s an exciting time to join Nexsan as the company revolutionises the storage market with its innovative UNITY platform for superior business productivity and data mobility,’ said Craythorne. ‘Nexsan has a proven track record of success and I look forward to accelerating our growth worldwide.’