"We're pleased to welcome John to Tibco. His extensive industry experience — particularly as it relates to cloud offerings — along with his passion and tenacity are ideal to meet the potential for our integration and analytics solutions in this market," said APJ general manager Erich Gerber.
Kearney joins Tibco from subscription billing specialist Zuora, where he served as head of sales for Asia Pacific.
His previous roles include vice-president of sales and APAC general manager at workforce and project management vendor Replicon, and various positions (culminating in ANZ sales director) at CA Technologies. He has also worked for Retriever Communications, Niku and SAP.
"I am excited to get fully immersed in my role at Tibco and maintain its momentum in the ANZ market with new opportunities," he said. "I am looking forward to leading the growth of Tibco's integration and analytics solutions in the region and expanding its breadth of customers and partners."