REDWOOD CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ivalua has appointed Franck Lheureux as General Manager EMEA. Based in Paris - France, he will lead the EMEA region and will help Ivalua to scale its business and achieve its ambitious growth objectives for the years to come in Europe, Middle-East and Africa.
“Ivalua has been growing rapidly in EMEA and globally, yet has even more ambitious goals for the future. That’s why we needed someone with deep market knowledge, outstanding professionalism and a solid sense of management to take on new challenges and Franck is the perfect match for Ivalua,” states David Khuat-Duy, Founder & Corporate CEO of Ivalua.
A graduate of one of the top European Business Schools, Franck acquired extensive experience in business, management, marketing and related support services. He brings more than 18 years of relevant experience from working for large and small Software companies, including 10 years at JDA Software, where he held multiple Sales management positions, including Senior Vice President EMEA, and was a member of the JDA Executive Committee. Franck is a Supply Chain fellow, having supported Digital Transformation programs in Fortune 500’s companies around the world. Prior to that, Franck was part of the SAS France Management Team, in charge of running the Retail & CG business unit. He also held executive positions with Soft Solution which he joined at an early stage of growth.
“The European market offers Ivalua some fantastic opportunities, so it’s essential for us to develop a broader and stronger presence in Europe, in order to serve our Customers where they stand. I look forward to building on the massive strength of Ivalua’s unique Source-to-Pay Platform, and to working with such a talented team of associates that firmly stand behind our customers’ success. I’m really proud to be here, and part of this fantastic human adventure @ivalua, which promises to be exceptional,” concluded Franck Lheureux.
Ivalua is the Procurement empowerment platform. Recognized as a Leader by Gartner, Ivalua’s Source-to-Pay suite is leveraged by over 250 leading companies across the globe to manage over $500 Billion in direct and indirect spend. The platform’s combination of ease-of-use, depth, breadth and flexibility ensures high employee and supplier adoption, rapid time to value and the ability to meet unique or evolving requirements, evidenced by the industry’s leading 98%+ retention rate. Realize the possibilities at www.ivalua.com. Follow us at @Ivalua.