Chief Executive Officer, QAD Inc.
Anton Chilton was appointed chief executive officer and named to QAD's board of directors in December 2018. Before being named QAD CEO, he served as chief, global field operations and executive vice president responsible for QAD’s Sales, Marketing and Professional Services organizations from 2016.
With 30 years of ERP and operations management experience Chilton joined QAD in 2004 as services director of the Company’s Asia-Pacific region, based in Hong Kong. From 2006 to 2009, he served as managing director of QAD Australia and New Zealand. Mr. Chilton transferred to QAD headquarters in Santa Barbara, California in 2009, serving as senior vice president – Strategic Global Accounts until 2011 when he became senior vice president - Global
Before joining QAD, Chilton held various senior roles in global systems integration at Atos Origin and Cap Gemini. After serving in the UK’ Royal Navy Submarine Service, he began his IT career at British Steel designing software and infrastructure outsourcing solutions.
Chilton holds an Executive MBA from INSEAD.