Redwood City, California.And January 24 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Informatica (NYSE: INFA), the leading enterprise cloud data management company, today announced the appointment of Jim Kruger, Executive Vice President (EVP) and Director of Marketing (CMO). Krueger joins Informatica from Veeam Software where he was Director of Marketing driving innovation across every aspect of the Veeam Marketing organization. He has over 25 years of experience with proven success in driving demand generation, accelerating sales, marketing products and solutions and brand equity for large scale enterprise software companies.
“I am very pleased that Jim is joining us as Director of Marketing as we double our cloud growth,” he said. Amit WellsCEO of Informatica. “We had an excellent year in 2021 as we continued to accelerate our cloud-first growth, launching the industry’s first comprehensive cloud data management platform, the Informatica Intelligent Data Management Cloud (IDMC) which was recognized as New 2021 Product of the Year by the Business Intelligence Group And we had a successful initial public offering.With Jim’s track record as an innovative marketing leader, his deep cloud expertise and people-centric leadership style, we are well positioned to extend our clients’ digital transformation journey to new heights and cement our position as the #1 brand in data management. Enterprise cloud.
In his most recent role as Marketing Director for Veeam Software, Krueger led Veeam’s global marketing organization with a charter to accelerate growth and drive the company’s brand momentum as the best provider of backup solutions providing modern data protection in hybrid cloud environments. Prior to joining Veeam, he was Head of Marketing at Intermedia, providing Unified Communications as a Service to businesses. He has spent 17 years at Polycom in a variety of roles from EVP & CMO to leading product marketing and product management for the audio division to vice president/general manager overseeing 200 million dollars work unit. Prior to joining Polycom, Jim worked in various senior marketing positions with GTE (Verizon) wireless and Palm. Jim holds an MBA from California State University, East Bay, and a BA from the University of California, Berkeley.
As Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer of Informatica, Jim will lead the global marketing organization with a charter to accelerate cloud growth, expand into new markets and industry verticals and drive the company’s brand momentum as a global leader in enterprise cloud data management.
“I am very excited to join Informatica, the undisputed leader in end-to-end cloud data management,” Jim Kruger, Executive Vice President and Head of Marketing, Informatica. “Every company today strives to become more data-driven to make smarter decisions and stay competitive, yet the transformative power of data is still in the early stages of being fully operational. Informatica is uniquely positioned to help companies accelerate a data-driven transformation. A multi-cloud world with IDMC, the industry’s first cloud data management platform capable of managing data across any cloud and any system.Informatica is clearly the market leader as the only Gartner Magic Quadrant across all five major data management categories.I’m looking forward To build on Informatica’s momentum, increase our market share and expand our brand awareness as a trusted partner for cloud-first, cloud-native digital transformation.”
Informatica (NYSE: INFA), a leading enterprise cloud data management company, empowers companies to realize the transformative power of data. We’ve created a new class of software, Informatica Intelligent Data Management Cloudä (IDMC), powered by AI and a cloud-first, cloud-native, end-to-end data management platform that connects, manages, and unifies data across any hybrid multi-cloud platform, enabling organizations to modernize data strategies. own and develop it. More than 5,000 customers in more than 100 countries and 84 Fortune 100 customers rely on Informatica to drive data-driven digital transformation.
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