WoodWing Software has appointed Roel-Jan Mouw as its new CEO. The appointment came into effect on 1 October 2013.
Mouw is an international senior executive with solid business acumen and proven track record within the technology and software industry. Most recently, Mouw was director partner marketing EMEA at EMC, responsible for its partner strategy. He has helped software companies in a variety of markets, including publishing. Prior to his role at EMC, he worked for Adobe, Successfactors, BSA and text100.
After more than six years as CEO of WoodWing Software, co-founder Hans Janssen will move into a new role as CEO of WoodWing Ventures, focusing on teaming up with start-ups. “Roel-Jan is a pragmatic leader who has the talent to lead WoodWing to the next level and to realise our ambitious targets in the years to come,” Janssen said.
“With digital assets growing at staggering rates and consumerisation of IT through connected devices all around us, WoodWing is well-positioned to ensure customer success by delivering leading software,” Mouw said. “It’s an honor for me to lead WoodWing and I look forward to working with its talented team, formidable customers and excellent partners around the globe.”