Benjamin Wong is the Managing Director for Asia, responsible for the overall business and go-to-market strategy for Progress in Southeast Asia, North Asia and China.
Wong joined Progress in December 2013, bringing with him more than 20 years of cloud and enterprise software channel sales, marketing and product management expertise. He has developed and managed teams to build solid channel ecosystems and strategic partnerships, growing businesses in Asia in areas such as cloud computing, enterprise mobility applications and security solutions.
Before joining Progress, Wong was the Country Manager at NewLease (now known as Rhipe), responsible for strategy, business development, partner recruitment, and development of cloud computing licensing and services. Prior to that, he led the Product Management and Solutions Group of Jardine OneSolution where he managed a team in the creation, evangelization and marketing of the Next Generation IT solution platform based on cloud computing, business analytics, security and application performance optimization.
He’s also held channel roles with Sun Microsystems, Symantec, Fujitsu and led teams of professional services consultants and technical engineers for Asian Computer Services and OPUS IT Services. Wong began his career as a Systems Consultant at Microsoft.