Neil Emerson, Chief Commercial Officer, Rackspace Technology

Neil Emerson

Chief Commercial Officer

Rackspace Technology

Neil Emerson is the Chief Commercial Officer at Rackspace Technology® and is responsible for our partner network, sales leadership and enablement of long-lasting, stronger customer relationships.

Neil joined Rackspace Technology from Diebold Nixdorf where he was Senior Vice President of Banking Eurasia, overseeing Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific/Japan regions. In this $1.5 billion annual revenue role, Neil spearheaded profitable growth in three emerging markets, the Middle East, Eastern Europe and Asia.

Before joining Diebold Nixdorf, Neil was Chief Executive Officer at TMF Group for APJ and Africa. Prior to that position, he worked at Hewlett-Packard (HP) running the Asia Services Business. Prior to HP, he was CEO of Electronic Data Systems (EDS) in Australia and New Zealand. During his time at HP, EDS and Diebold Nixdorf, Neil sold and delivered services worth billions of dollars in total contract value.

Neil believes that the key to success is being the best-trusted partner for customers. To achieve this objective at Rackspace Technology, he is committed to further enhancing the company’s high-performance culture.

In his spare time, Neil loves spending time with his family, as well as hiking around the world. He is happiest when combining the two, and has hiked with his family on the Overland Track in Tasmania and across Bhutan. Neil is an electronic engineer by trade, receiving his qualification from Monash University in Melbourne, Australia.