Unit4, the provider of ERP enterprise applications has taken Stephan Sieber on-board as the Chief Executive Officer. In his previous outfit, Sieber was the Executive Vice President of Global Sales at Unit4, with this appointment he shall succeed Jose Durate who has held office since 2013 and has now stepped down after three years to pursue a career in an industry outside the enterprise software market.
Léo Apotheker, Chairman, Unit4 board, says, “We want to thank José for his achievements over the past three years. He has helped transition Unit4 to become one of the key players in business software for services-centric organizations and we wish him all the best for the next phase of his career. Stephan takes the helm of Unit4 at an exciting time both in terms of the company’s potential and the present market opportunities. He brings both operational and strategic vision to the business and I am delighted to welcome Stephan in his new role.”
Sieber’s stint started with Unit4 in 2014 when he had joined as the EVP Strategy and Operations. He was promoted to Head Sales in mid 2015 where he played an instrumental role in the repositioning and transformation of the company to become a fast growing leader in enterprise applications for service organizations.
“I am excited and honored to take on this new role within Unit4. The company has created a very unique position in the market over the last three years through its people-centric approach to innovative business software. People productivity and efficiency in service industries have never been more crucial than now and we have the opportunity to deliver a new enterprise software experience to these organizations. I am fortunate to be a part of such a talented and ambitious team and now in the position to lead the company through its next phase,” says Sieber.