Microsoft executive Makarand Joshi becomes Citrix country head

American software company Citrix Systems, Inc. has appointed Makarand Joshi as its country head and vice president for Citrix in the Indian subcontinent. Joshi will be responsible for accelerating and transforming the business. Joshi has more than 22 years of experience in various leadership positions, and has worked in sales, marketing, and operations with Microsoft. He will be reporting to Stanimira Koleva, group vice president of sales and services for the APAC-Japan region.