SAP Canada has hired John Graham as managing director. Graham replaces Bob Elliott, who became SVP of global sales for HootSuite in November. Elliott started at SAP in October 2007 and held the Canadian position from May 2013 until his departure. Graham has spent 14 years at SAP and was most recently head of the Global Partner Organization for SAP North America with, responsibility for managing strategic alliance partners, channel resellers, third-party partners, OEM partners, distribution, inside sales and managed cloud as a service. Graham also served as COO of SAP North America.