SAP made other personnel announcements on Friday as well.
Responsibility for SAP's cloud software sales operations will be handed off to Bob Calderoni, CEO of Ariba, another company SAP acquired in its bid to build out a cloud software business.
Executive board member Gerhard Oswald is going to head up a new focus area called Scale, Quality and Support and will oversee SAP's recently announced HANA Enterprise Cloud service.
SAP is also losing its human resources director, Luisa Delgado, who is leaving to become CEO of an unspecified company. SAP's chief financial officer, Werner Brandt, "will take on the Executive Board responsibility for Human Resources and become the Labor Relations Director in Germany," according to a statement.
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