ICRON bolsters presence in Asia Pacific with addition of new leadership and opening of Kuala Lumpur office
Amsterdam, Netherlands – 28 March 2018 – ICRON, a leading provider of Optimized Decision Making and Supply Chain Optimization software solutions, today announced the addition of industry veteran Sanjay Nair to its global team as Director for Asia Pacific. ICRON also announced the opening of a new office in Kuala Lumpur as well as the expansion of its office in Singapore as the company looks to strengthen its presence in the Asia Pacific region.
Sanjay will be based in Singapore and will be responsible for accelerating ICRON’s growth in the Asia Pacific region and strengthening the company’s existing customer relationships.
Maarten Baltussen, ICRON’s Chief Revenue Officer, is very pleased with the latest developments: “ICRON is expanding globally at a rapid rate, and our focus APAC is stronger than ever. The establishment of our new office in Kuala Lumpur and the relocation of our Singapore office to a bigger premises enables us to better serve our customers in Asia Pacific and sets the stage for further growth.”
“In order to make sure that our growth is sustainable in the region, we also need highly skilled and experienced managers to join us. Indeed, growing fast also means managing growth – being sustainable and reliable, and maintaining our high customer service standards to ensure customer satisfaction. Sanjay Nair – who previously held senior leadership positions for brands such as SAP and Quintiq over the last 17 years – is an excellent addition to our global team, bringing years of industry and regional experience and expertise to ICRON.”
Maarten is convinced that ICRON is building one of the strongest sales teams in the Supply Chain Optimization software industry: “Besides Sanjay, we have a Sales Director who joined ICRON at the beginning of 2018 in Turkey, Sibel Mersin. Before joining ICRON, she held several senior management positions at Oracle, SAP, KoçSistem, and Microsoft. And last year, Kerem Seçilmiş joined the team as a Sales Director. Kerem previously served in numerous senior management roles for Oracle and Vodafone. With the team we have, I firmly believe that in the coming years ICRON will cement its status as a leading global provider of Optimized Decision Making and Supply Chain Optimization software solutions.”
Sanjay Nair said: “I am thrilled to be part of such a fast-growing and visionary company. This is a very exciting time to be part of ICRON as they are more determined than ever to grow in the APAC region – which is absolutely the right move from a strategic standpoint. There is great potential for companies in the region to improve their supply chain performance and decision-making processes, and the power and flexibility of ICRON’s solution makes it uniquely capable of supporting their digital transformation towards Industry 4.0. We look forward to supporting not only our clients’ growth and success, but also the region’s broader economic development.”
ICRON’s new focus on business development in APAC is a part of the strategic vision of the company’s CEO, Gürer Ünal. “We are growing fast as more and more companies from around the globe come knocking on our door looking for Optimized Planning Solutions,” Gürer said, “We have been in Asia Pacific for a while now, and have worked with some of the most important players in the region such as SAESL (Singapore Aero Engine Services Private Limited). With the launch of our new office in Malaysia and the expansion of our office in Singapore as well as our move to bring Sanjay on board, we are ready to take the next step and become the market leader in Optimized Decision Making and Supply Chain Optimization solutions.”
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Alfred den Besten
VP Global Marketing