Thomas Iseler new Managing Director
Heidelberg (Germany), July 9th, 2015 – Software and consulting firm DataVard further boalsters and strengthens its US subsidiary. Effective immediately the SAP affiliate is servicing the American market from Washington D.C. under the leadership of Thomas Iseler as Managing Director for DataVard Inc. Iseler has previously established two successful European SAP affiliate businesses in the US.
“The American market is paramount for global strategies of IT companies. Exposure to market opportunities in the USA is greatly enhanced due to the multitude of large businesses,” said Thomas Iseler in describing his experience in international management. DataVard possesses innovative SAP solutions in the areas of data management, automated testing, and System Landscape Optimization (SLO). In 2013, DataVard was named “Cool Vendor” by Gartner. The consulting firms portfolio already services several prestigious clients in the USA. “In addition to innovative and time-tested software solutions, DataVard has an exceptional reputation with SAP clients,” emphasizes Thomas Iseler. “We”ll build on that in working successfully with SAP clients and partners in the US market as well.”
Gregor Stoeckler, CEO at DataVard, added, “With Thomas Iseler we have obtained an experienced and dynamic SAP Manager with vital know-how in SAP business and the American market. His experience and knowledge enables us to optimally position ourselves in the American SAP market, continue to build access to partners and clients, as well as pursue our growth sustainably.”
Thomas Iseler has over 20 years of experience in the areas of product management, marketing and business development in IT businesses. From 2010 to 2015 he served as Executive Vice President (EVP) responsible for global strategic alliances at SAP partner Basis Technologies. From 2008 to 2010 he was the Managing Director at SAP partner smartShift and in charge of global marketing and partner management, in addition to its US business. He began his career at SAP in various management positions in Germany and the US. He possesses an MBA from the University of Cologne.
DataVard is an international provider of SAP solutions in the areas of data management, automated testing, system management and System Landscape Optimization (SLO). Gartner has awarded DataVard the Visionary Niche Player in the current “Magic Quadrant for Structured Data Archiving and Application Retirement.” International companies, including Fortune 500 as well as DAX30 companies like Allianz, BASF and Nestle, choose DataVard as a reliable partner for BW/BI optimization, innovative and platform-dependent data management, and BW on HANA implementations. DataVard is SAP Co-Development Partner and Preferred SAP Supplier, SAP Value-Added-Reseller for databases and technologies, and an SAP Software Partner.
The privately held company was founded in 1998. DataVard is based in Heidelberg with subsidiaries throughout Germany, Great Britain and Ireland, Italy, Slovakia and the USA. Further information can be found at www.datavard.com or on social media at Twitter, Xing, LinkedIn und Expert Blog.
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