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Acquia Celebrates Experience Acquia Award Winners for Japan

Today, as part of our Experience Acquia in Japan event, Acquia Japan showcased our vast array of talented customers and partners. We also spotlighted some of our Experience Acquia Award winners for 2019/2020. 

Acquia established its Japan office in 2018. Since then we have been fortunate to partner with many of Japan’s market leading brands. As we continue to invest in Japan, today’s Experience Acquia event gave us the opportunity to recognise our Japanese customers and partners and thank them for making Acquia in Japan one of our fastest growing territories in the world.  

Acquia and our partners are evolving every day as technology innovators who deliver creative experiences for our customers. Our organization is committed to putting our partners first, helping them deliver solutions to customers faster, discover new value and increase their market leadership.

On behalf of Acquia, we say thank you one and all for your continued support. Congratulations to all our winners, and we look forward to our next Experience Acquia event. The winners for this year are:

Global Business Platform and Innovative Award
Astellas Pharma

Quick Launch and Innovative Excellence Award
Ocean Network Express

Drupal Technical Ambassador Award

Marketing Cloud Technical Ambassador Award

Industry Expert Award

The Largest Number of Opportunities in the First Half of the Year Award

The Largest Number of Certified People Award

The Biggest DXP Project in the First Half of the Year Award
Dentsu Isobar

Chris Gibbs

General Manager Asia Pacific & Japan Acquia

As General Manager for the Asia Pacific region, Chris Gibbs leads Acquia's entire Field Sales team in establishing stronger relationships with partners and clients regionally. With over 35 years of software industry experience in management roles and developing sales organizations, he possesses a well-demonstrated track record of building customer-first sales teams and conceptualizing strategies that disrupt the marketplace.

An alumni of the University of Canberra, Gibbs earned his Bachelor's Degree and MBA earlier on in his career.