PE INTERNATIONAL, the sustainability services and software provider, announced today the appointment of Thomas Odenwald as Chief Technology Officer (CTO). The software business veteran will lead the company's technology strategy across all products and services.
San Francisco/Boston/Leinfelden-Echterdingen, March 24th 2010. Odenwald brings extensive experience and knowledge to this leadership role as a veteran technology leader and visionary. Most recently, he was Executive Vice President at German eHealth leader Intercomponentware AG. Prior to that, Odenwald spent over 20 years at SAP in various leadership positions, including heading up SAP's first sustainability initiatives in his role as Vice President of SAP Research.
Reporting to the CEO, Odenwald will be based in PE’s Silicon Valley office to underline PE's commitment to the North American marketplace. In his new role Odenwald will continue to strengthen the North American position of PE INTERNATIONAL and manage the integration of PE’s software solutions into the IT landscape of clients around the world.
Michael Betz, CEO of PE INTERNATIONAL: “We are pleased to welcome Thomas in our California office. North America is a core market for PE. In the last few years sustainability has been established from a niche to a prospering and fast growing market. With over 20 years of experience PE is very well positioned to deliver long‐term business value to our customers here in North America and worldwide.”
About PE INTERNATIONAL
PE INTERNATIONAL is a leading sustainability solution provider delivering clients a full suite of specialized consulting services, software solutions and databases since 1989. With 14 global offices PE INTERNATIONAL is serving over 1,000 clients around the world including market and branch leaders such as Alcan, Allianz, Bayer, Carnival, Daimler, Deutsche Post DHL, Kraft Foods, Rockwool, Siemens, ThyssenKrupp, Toyota, and Volkswagen. PE Americas is the dedicated solution provider to the North American market and a joint venture of Five Winds International and PE INTERNATIONAL.
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