Iptor appoints Jessica Hayes as EVP Products & Strategy

Appointment brings Executive level production, warehousing, supply chain and distribution experience to the leadership team.

January 11, 2022. Stockholm, Sweden – Iptor, the leading provider of cloud-based ERP software solutions for the distribution, publishing and pharma industries today, announces the appointment of Jessica Hayes as EVP Products & Strategy and a member of Iptor’s Executive team. Jessica joins from Newrest Group International where she held a number of senior financial, commercial and general management roles concluding as Group Sales Director and a Member of the Group Executive Board of Directors.

As a customer orientated Executive with over 20 years of international experience, Jessica will lead product management strategy, continuing to increase Iptor’s organic growth through the development and provision of leading, cloud native vertical solutions. She will particularly focus on further improving the Iptor customer experience including the delivery of cloud connected and integrated services to enable customers to best perform in a pandemic impacted world. Jessica will also drive strategic acquisitions to strengthen Iptor’s product portfolio for dedicated verticals.

Commenting on Jessica’s appointment, Christopher Catterfeld, Iptor Managing Partner, said, “I am delighted to welcome Jessica to Iptor. She brings industry-side, C-suite experience and insight to our leadership team and will further strengthen our long-term focus on growth, with 2021 having been one of the strongest years of growth for both license and subscription for a long time. This was because we are really delivering what our customers need to compete and Jessica’s appointment is critical to continuing this.”

Jessica commented, “Iptor’s growth ambitions, culture and customer focus are what attracted me and I am looking forward to helping take the company to the next level. Not only does Iptor have an existing, loyal customer base who are successfully migrating to modern, cloud native solutions, but also they are attracting new customers due to their focus on partnership and technology innovation. My role is to build on this momentum by ensuring our products and services continually add-value and I am very excited to join.”

Jessica’s appointment follows the recent appointment of Richard Farnworth as Chief Revenue Officer.

About Iptor

Iptor is a global leader in enterprise resource planning, supply chain management, planning and logistics software and services. Iptor helps distribution-focused organizations solve their most complex order management and fulfilment challenges within fast-moving, multi-channel and global supply chains, turning them into growth opportunities.

Serving 1,250 customers with 4,000 installations in more than 40 countries, Iptor provides fully integrated enterprise solutions, with highly adaptable and robust software backed by world-class support from distribution and supply chain experts. With its micro-services orientated cloud platforms and the use of smart technologies, Iptor offers compelling value to customers across the Technical Wholesale, Pharma and Publishing sectors. For more information, visit: www.iptor.com.

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