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UNIT4 names new MD for APAC

Zafirah Salim | June 27, 2014
Newly-appointed Jack van der Velde will be leading the company’s business expansion and strengthen its customer experience in Asia Pacific.


Software company UNIT4 has named Jack van der Velde as its new Managing Director for its Asia Pacific operations.

Commencing his new role on July 1, van der Velde will be playing a critical role in the company's regional expansion, as well as accelerating and strengthening the company's partner ecosystem in the region.

Previously located in the Netherlands, van der Velde will now be based in Singapore. He was formerly involved in helping to grow UNIT4's IT Solutions business since 2004, including being responsible for the company's global cloud delivery and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) operations.

"Jack's leadership position comes at a crucial time for UNIT4, as we accelerate investment and growth across the Asia Pacific region. His services and leadership experience will be an asset as we aim to create the world's leading people centric enterprise software company for the service industries," said José Duarte, CEO at UNIT4. "Jack's exceptional track record, coupled with his ability to enable organisations to adopt innovative and effective solutions, will be key in taking our Asia Pacific business to greater heights."


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