BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mendix, the app platform company for the enterprise, today announced the hiring of Olivier Maes as its new vice president of sales for the EMEA region. Maes joins Mendix after a successful track record at Citrix Systems, where he led EMEA sales for Citrix CloudPlatform. Prior to joining Citrix, Maes assumed various sales and business development roles at Cisco Systems and was general manager for Emerging Markets.
“We are delighted to have Olivier on board. His deep experience and sales management skills will help us accelerate our current momentum even more.”
At Mendix, Maes will be responsible for driving revenue growth for the Mendix App Platform in EMEA, building out the EMEA sales team and expanding the company’s international footprint. Maes will work out of Mendix’s EMEA headquarters in Rotterdam, Netherlands.
“Mendix is experiencing tremendous growth on the international level, driven by customers’ increasing need for an app platform that delivers results in days,” said Derek Roos, CEO and founder of Mendix. “We are delighted to have Olivier on board. His deep experience and sales management skills will help us accelerate our current momentum even more.”
“The speed and ease of how companies can develop and deploy business applications with Mendix is unparalleled and provides tremendous value to our customers. I am excited to join a company that is truly transforming the enterprise software market and am looking forward to helping many new companies benefit from the use of this world-class app platform,” added Maes.
Mendix has grown significantly in recent years, continuing its strong performance with a 109 percent revenue increase for the first half of 2013 over the year-before period.
Mendix is the app platform company for the enterprise. We enable companies to build, integrate and deploy web and mobile applications faster and with better results, effectively driving ROI in days, not months. For more information visit: www.mendix.com.