Vice President and Managing Director of Asia Pacific
Frederic Gillant joined ShoreTel in 2014 as vice president and managing director for Asia Pacific. Based in Singapore, Gillant leads ShoreTel’s go-to-market strategy across Asia Pacific managing the sales, channels, marketing and sales operations for the region.
Gillant brings 24 years of industry experience to the role with a 14 year working history in Asia Pacific, including Singapore, Beijing, Taiwan and Kuala Lumpur. He joined ShoreTel from Orange Business Services where he most recently led a team as vice president of unified communications and collaboration for ASEAN as well as greater China, India, Japan, Korea and Australia.
Prior to Orange Business Services, Gillant held senior roles with T-Systems (Deutsche Telekom) including chief sales and services officer for greater China. He has also led sales, product and marketing for Logica (now CGI) and Schneider Electric.
Gillant has a master’s degree in science and engineering from the Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Arts et Métiers in Paris, as well as a master’s in marketing from ESSEC Business School in France.