Omada Appoints Jack Wilson as Vice President for Sales in North America
Strong IT security profile to head Omada's further expansion in North America
COPENHAGEN, Denmark, March, 2017 - Omada, the leading provider of Identity Management and Access Governance solutions, today announced the appointment of technology industry veteran Jack Wilson as Vice President of Sales in North America. This is yet another step of Omada’s aggressive global growth strategy. Wilson will drive Omada's North American sales strategy, execution, and further expansion in this region with an extended team of sales executives and consultants.
Wilson brings more than 25 years of experience and leadership to Omada. He was most recently with Secunia, the leading provider of IT security solutions for vulnerability management, where he served as Vice President and General Manager.
He was also part of the executive team that successfully sold the company to Flexera software in late 2015. Prior to Secunia, Wilson was Vice President for global sales at Covisint, where he was responsible for all IAM enterprise sales. Wilson was part of the executive management team that took Covisint through an IPO in 2013.
"Jack brings to Omada a proven capability to quickly build customer- and market-focused sales teams that drive growth and profitability while increasing shareholder value," said Morten Boel Sigurdsson, CEO of Omada. "His experience in leading go-to-market efforts for technology companies, particularly growth organizations, will be a great asset for our team."
Additionally, Wilson has more than 20 years in extensive IT sales and sales management experience, holding numerous management positions with Fortune 500 companies including Oracle, Sun Microsystems, EMC and Xerox. He also serves on the board of directors at Photel Customer Experience and on the executive advisory board of Whoa.com.
"I'm excited about the opportunity to join one of the most recognized and respected global leaders in the IAM space," said Wilson. "Omada’s IAM platform lives at the intersection of the most important markets and trends in technology today. I look forward to working with the Omada team and our customers to realize our tremendous potential for growth in the North American market."
Founded in 2000, Omada is a market leading provider of solutions and services for Identity Management and Access Governance. Omada delivers services within identity and access governance, access risk management, compliance, role-based access management, provisioning, identity life cycle management, and process governance.
Omada provides its innovative identity and access governance solutions and services to an extensive customer portfolio of large and midsize enterprises within banking, utility, public sector, securities and insurance, healthcare, and other verticals - enabling its customers to achieve compliance, reduce risk exposure, and maximize efficiency. Omada’s customers are predominantly based in Europe and North America.
Omada has operations in Europe and North America, delivering its solution via a network of skilled partners and system integrators. Omada is trusted by hundreds of customers including many global enterprises.
Anne Dorthe Gyldenkaerne
Vice President, Marketing
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