Alteryx Appoints Gari Johnson as Senior Vice President of Asia Pacific and Japan

Experienced Zendesk and Salesforce executive joins company to accelerate innovation and drive business transformation and growth


SINGAPORE — March 28, 2022 — Alteryx, Inc., the Analytics Automation company, today announced the appointment of Gari Johnson as senior vice president of Asia Pacific and Japan (APJ). Johnson will report directly to Alteryx President and Chief Revenue Officer Paula Hansen and will lead Alteryx’s business strategy, business activities, and operations in the region. He will play a crucial role in driving the company’s next phase of growth as Alteryx accelerates its presence in the cloud.

“In the age of digital acceleration, many enterprise organizations are prioritizing analytics to uncover insights that drive transformative business outcomes,” said Hansen. “As an experienced and successful sales executive with a deep understanding of the enterprise software market, Gari’s leadership will bolster our position in the region, enabling businesses across industries to democratize analytic insights for users at every skill level.”

Johnson brings more than 30 years of experience leading high-performing, customer-centric teams at some of the world’s largest enterprise technology companies. He joins Alteryx from Zendesk where he led the transformation of various go-to-market initiatives and significantly improved sales performance for both the Enterprise and Commercial revenues. Prior to Zendesk, Johnson was area vice president of cloud sales at Salesforce Asia Pacific.

"With the recent launch of Alteryx Analytics Cloud, it is an exciting time to join the company. We can meet customers wherever they are in their digital transformation journey and help users across the enterprise unearth data-driven insights with ease,” said Johnson. “I look forward to leading this talented team here to greater heights and empowering more organisations and employees to unlock the power of data with the Alteryx industry-leading and easy-to-use analytics automation platform."

About Alteryx

Alteryx, the Analytics Automation company, is focused on enabling every person to transform data into a breakthrough. Alteryx unifies analytics, data science and business process automation in one, end-to-end software platform to accelerate digital transformation and shape the future of analytics automation. Organisations of all sizes, all over the world, rely on Alteryx to deliver high-impact business outcomes and the rapid upskilling of their modern workforce. For more information visit

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