Automation Anywhere Appoints Sales Executive to Lead Explosive Cloud RPA Growth Across Asia-Pacific and Japan

Former chief operating officer of Dell EMC to lead customers’ digital transformation efforts in APJ

SAN JOSE, Calif. – Jun 22, 2021

Automation Anywhere, a global leader in cloud robotic process automation (RPA), today announced the appointment of Dmitri Chen as Executive Vice President of Sales for the company’s APJ region.

Dmitri brings to Automation Anywhere over two decades of experience in technology leadership, spanning software, hardware, and services at both public and private companies, including Dell EMC, where he served as chief operating officer in APJ. Most recently, he was Executive Vice President and General Manager for APJ at New Relic, a cloud-based observability platform.

In this new role, he will accelerate the company’s cloud RPA growth across the region to empower customers to rapidly start and scale their process automation journey as more organizations move to a cloud automation delivery model.

Automation Anywhere has set itself apart from all other RPA vendors with  the world’s only cloud native, AI-powered, Automation 360 enterprise automation platform, AARI which brings consumer experiences to the enterprise through a bot-to-human interface that simplifies everyday tasks, and a strategic alliance with Google Cloud.

“With a seasoned digital transformation industry veteran on board, we can enable more customers in APJ to embrace cloud RPA and intelligent automation,” said Chris Riley, Chief Revenue Officer, Automation Anywhere. “I’m excited to welcome Dmitri to build on our market momentum as we head towards our next phase of growth in this region.”

“I am thrilled about the opportunity to help companies transcend front- and back-office silos and systems with Automation Anywhere’s cloud-native RPA platform,” said Dmitri Chen, Executive Vice President of Sales for APJ, Automation Anywhere. “We have a unique opportunity to change the way the world works, to liberate employees from repetitive tasks, giving them more time to focus on customer experience, creativity and innovation, ultimately making their employee experience and lives better.”

Prior to joining New Relic, Dmitri was a 20-year veteran at Dell EMC, most recently serving as the company’s COO and Vice President of Specialty Sales for the APJ region. In this role, he was responsible for leading APJ customers through critical digital transformation efforts and driving growth through the adoption of the company’s technology portfolio.

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About Automation Anywhere
Automation Anywhere is a global leader in Robotic Process Automation (RPA), empowering customers to automate end-to-end business processes with intelligent software bots – AI-powered digital workers that perform repetitive and manual tasks, resulting in dramatic productivity gains, optimized customer experience and more engaged employees. The company offers the world’s only cloud-native and web-based automation platform combining RPA, artificial intelligence, machine learning and analytics, yielding significantly lower TCO, higher security, and faster scalability than legacy monolithic platforms. Its Bot Store is the world's first and largest marketplace with more than 1,200 pre-built, intelligent automation solutions. Automation Anywhere has deployed nearly 3 million bots to support some of the world’s largest enterprises across all industries in more than 90 countries. For additional information, visit

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