SECUDE appoints Product Manager to spearhead Services and Go-To-Market initiatives
Walldorf, 1 June 2017: SECUDE, SAP partner and leading data security provider specializing in security for SAP software, today announced the appointment of Mr. Holger Hügel as Vice President and Head of Global Product Management and Services for Europe, Middle East, and Asia (EMEA). He would be reporting directly to the Chairman of SECUDE AG, Dr. Heiner Kromer.
Holger brings with him over 16 years of experience in the SAP market with a deep understanding of IT service management processes. Prior to joining SECUDE, Holger worked as Product Manager for SmartShift and REALTECH.
SECUDE is currently revamping its organizational structure to bring greater alignment and deeper focus on customer acquisition and servicing. In fact, SECUDE is merging the management of its headquarters at Lucerne (Switzerland) with the Walldorf office (Germany) to streamline EMEA operations, enable better integration and faster decision making, reach out to new customers and better support existing ones. In this regard, the appointment of Holger brings added impetus to spearhead growth in focused geographies.
“Securing data that is moving across several applications, whether on premise or in the cloud, is one of the big challenges of global enterprises today. Protecting IP in these scenarios is mission critical and SECUDE has the right data centric solution to ensure this.” says Holger.
Holger holds a degree in computer science and has accomplished several System Management certifications as well as the ITIL foundation certification.
SECUDE is an established global security solutions provider offering innovative IT data protection for SAP users.
Founded as a joint venture between SAP and Fraunhofer Institute in 1996, SECUDE maintained a close SAP technology partnership and became a reliable resource for security solutions for the SAP market with ‘Single Sign-On’ for SAP, which was acquired by SAP in 2011. With a focus on making business process for data protection efficient and automated with little or no user interference, SECUDE’s goal is to provide ease of use while minimizing cost of rollout and operations.
Leveraging its 20-plus years of experience in SAP security and business process know-how in protecting enterprise IP and data, SECUDE launched HALOCORE® as a holistic approach to protect SAP data exports.
SECUDE’s solutions are trusted by many Fortune 500 and DAX listed companies. With branches in Europe, North America and Asia, SECUDE supports customers with the implementation of IT security strategies through a global network. For more information, visit www.secude.com
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