RESTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Software AG today announced the appointment of Kevin Niblock as President and Chief Operating Officer for its North American region and a member of the Group Executive Board to further accelerate the adoption of its Digital Business Platform and drive new growth initiatives. Based in Software AG’s regional headquarters in Reston, Va., Kevin Niblock will report to Eric Duffaut, Chief Customer Officer and Member of the Management Board, who has global responsibility for Software AG’s sales, marketing and service operations.
Eric Duffaut said: “I am delighted to welcome Kevin to Software AG to lead our sales, marketing and partnering operations in North America. The breadth and depth of his 20-year experience in enterprise software and his customer centric mindset will be instrumental in accelerating the adoption of our game-changing Digital Business Platform. His skills in building and leading world-class sales teams will be invaluable as we grow our market share in North America.”
A dynamic executive with a career in sales, business development and management, Kevin Niblock has held senior leadership positions at Tibco and Parametric Technology Corporation (PTC).
Kevin Niblock noted: “This is a very exciting time to be joining Software AG as the company builds on the momentum of its first year of market adoption of its Digital Business Platform. I look forward to engaging with our customers and partners in North America and working with the entire Software AG team to successfully execute its new Go-to-Market strategy.”
Originally from Canada, Kevin Niblock lived and worked in several different parts of North America including Boston and Atlanta. He holds a BA in Economics and Business.
About Software AG
Software AG (Frankfurt TecDAX: SOW) helps organizations achieve their business objectives faster. The company's big data, integration and business process technologies enable customers to drive operational efficiency, modernize their systems and optimize processes for smarter decisions and better service. Building on over 40 years of customer-centric innovation, the company is ranked as a leader in 14 market categories, fueled by core product families Adabas-Natural, ARIS, Alfabet, Apama, Terracotta and webMethods. Software AG has more than 4,400 employees in 70 countries and had revenues of €858 million in 2014 - www.softwareag.com.
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