Confluent Adds Chief Customer Officer

Confluent, Inc., the event streaming platform pioneer, announces two additions to its leadership team, the company said.

Roger Scott joins the company as Confluent´s first chief customer officer and will unite the Customer Success, Sales Engineering Services, Training, and Support teams to share feedback, collaborate, and be the single voice of the customer.

Damien Wong joins as vice president of Asia-Pacific (APAC) with some of the largest enterprises as customers in the region, including Rakuten Card, Bank BRI, Bank BTPN, and Hotstar.

The expansion of the leadership team enables Confluent to meet the rapidly growing global demand for event streaming and ensure every organization can quickly and easily make event streaming core to their business. By welcoming experts in the fields of customer success and APAC expansion, Confluent can scale its operations and further enable organizations to discover new revenue streams, competitive advantages, and operational efficiencies through event streaming.

In this new position, Scott will unite Customer Success, Sales Engineering, and Account Management to ensure customers are successful as they move up the event streaming maturity curve.

As VP of APAC, Wong will drive sales and go-to-market strategy for Asia-Pacific and Japan, drawing upon extensive experience growing successful markets.

Confluent, founded by the original creators of Apache Kafka®, pioneered the enterprise-ready event streaming platform. With Confluent, organizations benefit from the first event streaming platform built for the enterprise with the ease of use, scalability, security, and flexibility required by the most discerning global companies to run their business in real time. To learn more, visit www.confluent.io.