STOCKHOLM, Sweden and CHICAGO, September 19, 2019 – Tacton, a global leader enabling smart commerce for manufacturers, today announced the recruitment of Werner Te Riet as the Senior Vice President of Sales in the EMEA region. Te Riet’s appointment comes at a period of impressive momentum for Tacton, which is expanding its US operations and recently appointed a new Chief Customer Officer.
Werner Te Riet is a Dutch national and has over 20 years’ experience working for US software giants including IBM, Adobe and Oracle. During his tenure at Adobe he was the Country Manager for the Netherlands, and later Country Marketing Manager for France. These roles eventually lead him to Oracle, where we became the Vice President of Customer Experience for South Europe & Israel.
“We are very pleased to have Werner join our team. He brings many years of software sales know-how, which under his leadership, will strengthen our focus and strategy for growth in the DACH, Nordics and southwestern Europe regions,” said Frederic Laziou, CEO of Tacton.
Werner Te Riet adds, “Tacton is one of the leaders for CPQ solutions (configuration, price, quote) and is pursuing an exciting vision of how manufacturing companies can successfully sell their products and solutions in the digital age. Tacton offers software solutions that enable manufacturers to transform its sales processes and meet the changing demands of B2B customers. I look forward to delivering value to our customers and driving this change along with the rest of the Tacton team. ”
Tacton enables Smart Commerce for manufacturers by empowering organizations to extend beyond traditional commerce. Tacton Smart Commerce ensures manufacturers always offer optimal solutions to their customers throughout the entire B2B buyer journey. Our industry expertise and leading technology enable a seamless customer experience. Tacton provides solutions to our global customers such as ABB, Bosch, Caterpillar, Daimler, MAN, Mitsubishi, Siemens, Toshiba and Yaskawa. Tacton is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois and Stockholm, Sweden, with regional offices in Karlsruhe, Germany; Warsaw, Poland; and Tokyo, Japan.
For more information on Tacton and its smart manufacturing capabilities, visit www.tacton.com.