2012-11-20 10:36:12 - To strengthen their position in Australia, Mitrais appointed a new sales director who will be responsible to market Mitrais’ software development services to companies in the continent.
Kuta, Bali, Indonesia — November 11, 2012 — Mitrais, a Bali-headquartered provider of software development for the Australian IT industry, has appointed David Watkins as Australia-based sales director.
Mr. Watkins brings more than 30 years of experience as an IT professional across a range of industries such as mining, oil & gas, utility, automotive, heavy process, pharmaceutical, manufacturing, finance, government and telecoms.
“My role right now is to promote Mitrais’ software development services to progressive Australian companies seeking to maximize their market position and deliver the highest value to their clients,” Mr. Watkins explained about his responsibilities as the new Australia-based sales director.
Prior to Mitrais, Mr. Watkins was a Sales Executive with SAS Australia where he was responsible for marketing analytic solutions
to the Mining, Oil & Gas and Utilities sectors. Prior to SAS, Mr. Watkins was with Oniqua Enterprise Analytics for 10 years promoting analytic solutions and master data content services to the international asset intensive sector.
Mr. Watkins has a BSc in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from Aston University in UK and is a member of the Asset Management Council.
Founded in 2000 Mitrais has been a pioneer in the development of Indonesia as a base for near-shore software development to Australian and other markets. With 400 staff Mitrais has provided services to 70 Australian companies in the last three years from development centers in Bali, Jakarta and Bandung. Mitrais also has offices in Singapore and Sydney and other lines of business in mining software and e-Health.