STAMFORD, Connecticut and LUCCA, Italy, December 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
Laurence Yvon Will Build Out Country Operations and Grow French Market for Tagetik's Corporate Performance Management Solutions
Tagetik, a visionary leader in global performance management software solutions, today announced that Laurence Yvon has joined the company as the country manager of France. She brings many years of complex sales management and leadership experience to Tagetik, which provides a unified platform for performance management, disclosure management, financial governance and business intelligence to customers worldwide.
"Laurence brings to Tagetik a 20-year track record for successful business development in the technology market," said Manuel Vellutini, Tagetik co-CEO. "She will be a great asset as we continue to reinforce our positions in key countries, especially in France, where we are actively expanding our efforts to reach large and mid-sized organizations and building out our partner network."
"We are delighted to add an executive of Laurence's stature to our executive team," added Marco Pierallini, Tagetik co-CEO. "She understands customer needs and knows our market very well. Her execution methodology and sales management experience will help Tagetik fast-track our growth in France."
Prior to joining Tagetik, Laurence served as a senior sales director for Microsoft. She has also held sales executive roles at Kyriba, Oracle, Hyperion, Cognos, and Brio Software. Her responsibilities spanned team recruiting and development, channel development, and business planning and strategy. Laurence has masters degrees from CHEC, Centre des Hautes Etudes de la Construction, and Ecole Speciale des Travaux Publics et du Batiment.
"Tagetik has a strong reputation in the corporate performance management market. After spending years working for software conglomerates, I am thrilled to be part of an agile and highly focused technology innovator where I can be a primary contributor to its global market expansion," said Laurence.
Laurence will be supported by Vincent Salmon, recently promoted to vice president of professional services for Tagetik France. Vincent joined Tagetik in 2012 and has 15 years of experience in the performance management market with companies such as Oracle and Hyperion.
Tagetik understands the complex challenges that face the Office of Finance and translates that knowledge into intuitive, enterprise-scale performance management software solutions that drive business results. With Tagetik, companies get the simplicity of the Cloud and the power to unify financial and operational planning; shorten the consolidation and close process; immediately analyze results, model and compare full financial statement impact of business scenarios; adjust strategic plans; seamlessly update rolling forecasts; produce formatted and auditable financial statements and management reports; collaborate on business reviews, and automate disclosure and board reporting. Tagetik has built-in financial intelligence so that CFOs, finance managers, and operations executives can orchestrate multiple or all processes in one software solution. More than 750 customers across 35 countries count on Tagetik to improve efficiency, reduce risk, save money and deliver results. For more information, visit http://www.tagetik.com. We get Finance. You get results.