September 1, 2015
Technology Veteran Bruno Slosse Joins B2B Margin and Profit Optimization Firm
Ushering In a New Era of Growth and Expansion
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – September 1st, 2015 – Vendavo, the leading provider of margin and profit optimization solutions, announced today that Bruno Slosse has joined the company as President and Chief Executive Officer replacing John Trzeciak, a Francisco Partners operating partner, who served as an interim CEO of Vendavo since May 2015, and who is joining Vendavo’s Board of Directors.
“I am really thrilled to join Vendavo and its strong leadership team,” said Bruno Slosse, President and CEO of Vendavo. “The company has proven enterprise software solutions delivering tremendous value to its customers, and I am excited to be part of the team and help grow its offering and customer base across industries and geographies in the Global 2000 space.”
Slosse brings more than 25 years in technology experience to Vendavo, including a strong track record in growing companies, expanding their global reach, and broadening their product offering. Most recently, he served as President of Ascend Learning’s Clinical Health Division, a prominent provider of technology-based content solutions. Before Ascend, Slosse served as General Manager of Cerner Europe, a leading information technology firm, where he led the expansion of the European division from a few clients to several hundred across 7 countries in over a decade.
“We are thrilled to have Bruno taking the helm of Vendavo,” said Petri Oksanen, Vendavo’s chairman of the Board and a partner at Francisco Partners. “Bruno is a passionate and energetic leader with an impressive track record of leading companies and teams to excellence and exceptional performance. His global experience will greatly help Vendavo’s expansion in Europe and other parts of the world. ”
Slosse will be based out of Vendavo’s headquarters in Mountain View, Calif.
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