MUNICH and BOCA RATON, Fla., Aug. 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Unify, the Atos brand for communications software and services, today announced that it has appointed Luiz Domingos as Head of Product House for Unify Software and Platforms. With this appointment, Domingos joins the Unify Executive Committee and assumes responsibility for the entire Unify product portfolio as well as Atos' social collaboration technology blueKiwi. Domingos succeeds Peter Kuerpick.
"Luiz has been a trusted senior leader in the product house for many years and has consistently demonstrated a commitment to forward-thinking product development," said Jon Pritchard, CEO of Unify. "When the time came to appoint a new Head of Product House, Luiz was the obvious choice given his successful role as head of development of Circuit, our first pure cloud offering, and his leadership in developing the OpenScape portfolio. Luiz has also been instrumental in establishing an agile product development environment at Unify, that will enable us to meet and exceed customer and partner expectations and maintain our edge in the marketplace."
Domingos has spent more than 20 years managing product development teams in enterprise Voice over IP, unified communications, collaboration, and contact center platforms. He has held various roles at Unify and, most recently, as the Senior Vice President of Product Development, has directly overseen research and development for the enterprise portfolio spanning voice, unified communications, contact center and trading.
"As a longtime Unify employee, I am honored to assume the position of Head of Product House and look forward to leading the innovation of our portfolio of solutions," said Domingos. "I am thrilled to lead such an excellent team at a company that I have grown with over the course of many years. We are already building a roadmap that meets the biggest issues facing companies big and small including cloud, bring your own device, software as a service and the requirement to have all information available at any time. We plan to stay ahead of the market and be the partner enterprises turn to for the communication and collaboration solutions that work for their unique needs."
Unify is one of the world's leading communications software and services brands, providing integrated communications and collaboration solutions worldwide. Our customers range in size from 5 employees to 500,000+ employees. Our solutions unify multiple voice, video and data networks, connected devices and applications into one easy-to-use platform that allows teams to collaborate effectively and efficiently – anytime, anywhere. The result is a transformation of how the enterprise communicates and collaborates that amplifies collective effort, energizes the business, improves employee satisfaction and enhances business performance. Unify has a strong heritage of product reliability, innovation, open standards and security. Our OpenScape and Circuit communications solutions provide a seamless and efficient collaboration experience – on any device. Together, the group's global team of UCC experts and service professionals set the standard for a rich communications and collaboration experience that empowers teams to deliver better results. Unify is an Atos company.
Atos SE (Societas Europaea) is a leader in digital services with pro forma annual revenue of circa € 12 billion and circa 100,000 employees in 72 countries. Serving a global client base, the Group provides Consulting & Systems Integration services, Managed Services & BPO, Cloud operations, Big Data & Cyber-security solutions, as well as transactional services through Worldline, the European leader in the payments and transactional services industry. With its deep technology expertise and industry knowledge, the Group works with clients across different business sectors: Defense, Financial Services, Health, Manufacturing, Media, Utilities, Public sector, Retail, Telecommunications, and Transportation.
Atos is focused on business technology that powers progress and helps organizations to create their firm of the future. The Group is the Worldwide Information Technology Partner for the Olympic & Paralympic Games and is listed on the Euronext Paris market. Atos operates under the brands Atos, Atos Consulting, Atos Worldgrid, Bull, Canopy, Unify and Worldline.